# Divide Positive and Negative Numbers

In this worksheet, students practise dividing positive and negative numbers.

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Four Operations for All Numbers

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

The positive/negative rule for division is the same as the one for multiplication.

Same signs

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

14 ÷ 7 = 2

-14 ÷ - 7 = 2

Different signs

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

14 ÷ -7 = -2

-14 ÷  7 = -2

Work out:

15 ÷ -5

3

20

-3

10

Work out:

-15 ÷ -3

12

-12

-5

5

Work out:

-25 ÷ 5

20

-20

5

-5

Work out:

35 ÷ 7

5

-28

42

-5

Work out:

-49 ÷ 7

-7

36

-42

7

Work out:

-28 ÷ -4

32

24

-7

7

Work out:

-63 ÷ 7

-7

8

-9

-8

Work out:

-56 ÷ 7

50

8

-49

-8

Work out:

-800 ÷ -10

80

18

-18

-80

Work out:

180 ÷ -20

9

-180

-90

-9

• Question 1

Work out:

15 ÷ -5

-3
• Question 2

Work out:

-15 ÷ -3

5
• Question 3

Work out:

-25 ÷ 5

-5
• Question 4

Work out:

35 ÷ 7

5
• Question 5

Work out:

-49 ÷ 7

-7
• Question 6

Work out:

-28 ÷ -4

7
• Question 7

Work out:

-63 ÷ 7

-9
• Question 8

Work out:

-56 ÷ 7

-8
• Question 9

Work out:

-800 ÷ -10

80
• Question 10

Work out:

180 ÷ -20

-9
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