What is an "additive inverse"?


In mathematics, the additive inverse or opposite of a number A is the number that when added to A yields a result of zero. The additive inverse of F is denoted - F.
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The additive inverse for a number is its negative value. The sum of an integer and its additive inverse is zero. For the example (5) the additive inverse would be (5)
The additive Inverse of negative 5 is positive 5. The additive inverse is simply
An additive inverse is a number that when added to another equals 0. Source(s) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Additive_inverse.
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additive inverse
the number in the set of real numbers that when added to a given number will yield zero: The additive inverse of 2 is −2.
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