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Substituting Negative Numbers

In this worksheet, students substitute negative numbers into algebraic expressions.

'Substituting Negative Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Algebra

Curriculum subtopic:   Understand Expressions, Equations, Inequalities, Terms and Factors

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Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, we will learn how to substitute negative numbers.


Substitute the negative numbers into the expressions instead of the letter.


   when X = -5  

leaving your answer as a fraction.    





Remember: Multiplying or dividing two negative numbers gives a positive answer.

Multiplying or dividing one positive and one negative number, gives a negative answer.

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