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A a a ෇ ෇Ϫ . b Ϫb b Properties of Zero and One in Division • Zero divided by any number other than zero is zero. 0 ෇ 0 because 0 и a ϭ 0 a For example, 0 ෇ 0 because 7 0 и 7 ϭ 0. Integrating Technology Enter 4 Ϭ 0 ϭ on your calculator. You will get an error message. • Division by zero is not defined. 4 0 To understand that division by zero is not permitted, suppose that were equal to n, where n is some number. Because each division problem has a related multiplication 4 0 problem, ϭ n means n · 0 ϭ 4.

HOW TO Add: (Ϫ9) ϩ 8 ͉Ϫ9͉ ϭ 9 ͉8͉ ϭ 8 • The signs are different. Find the absolute value of each number. 9Ϫ8ϭ1 • Subtract the smaller number from the larger. (Ϫ9) ϩ 8 ϭ Ϫ1 • Attach the sign of the number with the larger absolute value. Because ͉؊9͉ Ͼ ͉8͉, use the sign of ؊9. Chapter 1 / Real Numbers and Variable Expressions HOW TO Add: (Ϫ23) ϩ 47 ϩ (Ϫ18) ϩ 5 To add more than two numbers, add the first two numbers. Then add the sum to the third number. Continue until all the numbers are added. (Ϫ23) ϩ 47 ϩ (Ϫ18) ϩ 5 ϭ 24 ϩ (Ϫ18) ϩ 5 ϭ6ϩ5 ϭ 11 Look at the two expressions below and note that each expression equals the same number.