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## True or false? A negative decimal number + positive number number will equal 0 because they will cancel each other out.

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It depends. For example: -4 + 2 = -2 (So then the answer would be negative because the positive number was not high enough to get the negative number to 0.)

Or -4 + 7 = 3 (This answer would be positive since the positive number was enough to bring the negative number past 0.)

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