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Negative Numbers Practice Problems

By — McGraw-Hill Professional
Updated on Sep 27, 2011

Negative Numbers Practice Problems

Set 1: Adding Negative Numbers

To review negative numbers, go to Negative Numbers Help

Practice

1. –10 + 8 =

2. –65 + 40 =

3. 13 + –20 =

4. –5 + 9 =

5. –24 + 54 =

6. –6 + 19 =

7. –71 + 11 =

8. 40 + –10 =

9. 12 + –18 =

Solutions

1. –10 + 8 = –2

2. –65 + 40 = –25

3. 13 + –20 = –7

4. –5 + 9 = 4

5. –24 + 54 = 30

6. –6 + 19 = 13

7. –71 + 11 = –60

8. 40 + –10 = 30

9. 12 + –18 = –6

Set 2: Subtracting Negative Numbers

To review subtraction of a larger positive number from a smaller positive number, go to Negative Numbers Help

Practice

1. 28 – 30 =

2. 88 – 100 =

3. 25 – 110 =

4. 4 – 75 =

5. 5 – 90 =

Solutions

1. 28 – 30 = –2

2. 88 – 100 = –12

3. 25 – 110 = –85

4. 4 – 75 = –71

5. 5 – 90 = –85

Set 3: Subtracting Negatives and Negative Quantities

To review subtracting a positive number from a negative number, go to Negative Numbers Help

Practice

1. –16 –4 =

2. –70 –19 =

3. –35 –5 =

4. –100 –8 =

5. –99 –1 =

Solutions

1. –16 –4 = –20

2. –70 –19 = –89

3. –35 –5 = –40

4. –100 –8 = –108

5. –99 –1 = –100

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