# How do you find the difference #-10-14#?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

So technically, when you see 2 negative signs,

(eg.

So ...

Keep the negative sign...

However, this is actually adding:

We are asked to find the difference, which means subtract the two number, so it should be:

It is easy to understand this if you look at these two numbers on a number line, they are 4 numbers away from each other.