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Multiply Positive and Negative Numbers

In this worksheet, students will practise multiplying together positive and negative numbers.

'Multiply Positive and Negative Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Year:  Year 7 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Four Operations for All Numbers

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Worksheet Overview

Same signs

When you multiply two positive or two negative numbers, the answer will be positive.


5 x 7 = 35

-5 x - 7 = 35


Different signs

When you multiply a positive and a negative number together, the answer will be negative.


5 x -7 = -35

-5 7 = -35

7 x -5 = -35

-7 5 = -35


These are very important rules that need to be remembered! Have you got it sorted?


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