Table of Contents

- 1 What is the difference between negative numbers and negative integers?
- 2 What is an example of a positive and negative integer?
- 3 Which are positive integers?
- 4 Is zero is a positive integer?
- 5 Is 7 a positive integer?
- 6 Which is smallest integer?
- 7 Is 0 a positive integer?
- 8 How do you say integer in UK?

## What is the difference between negative numbers and negative integers?

Answer: The difference of any two negative integers is a negative integer. The statement is not necessarily true. We will take an example by considering two negative integers.

### What is an example of a positive and negative integer?

Positive Integers: An integer is positive if it is greater than zero. Example: 1, 2, 3 . . . Negative Integers: An integer is negative if it is less than zero. Example: -1, -2, -3 . . .

#### Which are positive integers?

Positive integers are actually part of a larger group of numbers called integers. Integers are all the whole numbers, both positive and negative. By whole numbers we mean numbers without fractions or decimals. On a number line, positive integers are all the numbers to the right of the zero.

**What is the largest negative integer?**

-1

The greatest negative integer is -1.

**What are 5 examples of integers?**

An integer (pronounced IN-tuh-jer) is a whole number (not a fractional number) that can be positive, negative, or zero. Examples of integers are: -5, 1, 5, 8, 97, and 3,043. Examples of numbers that are not integers are: -1.43, 1 3/4, 3.14, . 09, and 5,643.1.

## Is zero is a positive integer?

Zero is defined as neither negative nor positive. The ordering of integers is compatible with the algebraic operations in the following way: if a < b and c < d, then a + c < b + d.

### Is 7 a positive integer?

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7…… are positive integers and -1, -2, -3, -4, -5, -6, -7…… are negative integers. On an integer number line, all numbers to the right of 0 are positive integers and all numbers to the left of 0 are negative integers.

#### Which is smallest integer?

zero

The smallest integer is zero.

**Is zero a whole number?**

The whole numbers are the numbers 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, and so on (the natural numbers and zero). Negative numbers are not considered “whole numbers.” All natural numbers are whole numbers, but not all whole numbers are natural numbers since zero is a whole number but not a natural number.

**What are positive integers called?**

Positive integers are actually part of a larger group of numbers called integers. Integers are all the whole numbers, both positive and negative. By whole numbers we mean numbers without fractions or decimals. You can also call positive integers your ‘counting numbers’ because they are the same.

## Is 0 a positive integer?

It’s hard to fit zero into any one set of integers because it’s the only integer that is neither a positive number nor a negative number. Zero can be classified as a whole number, natural number, real number, and non-negative integer.

### How do you say integer in UK?

Break ‘integer’ down into sounds: [IN] + [TI] + [JUH] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them. Record yourself saying ‘integer’ in full sentences, then watch yourself and listen.