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Subtracting a negative number

(-3) - (-5) =

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<br>Are you familiar with the saying two wrongs don't make a a right?
<br>Well, in this case they do.
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<br>The basic concept is that when you subtract a *positive* number, it tells you how many steps to go *leftwards* on the ...

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