The Additive Inverse

The additive inverse of ANY number is a unique number which when added to the first number results in Zero (0).

Before introducing this to your child, be sure they fully understand the entire section of numbers first, especially adding of both positive and negative numbers.

Get Prepared For Summer.

If you want to learn how to put a stop to the dreaded Summer Math Loss and send your child back to school in September feeling like a math super-hero then watch this free video training.

If they don't they will find this aspect of basic algebra difficult.  And believe me, because in algebra literally every section builds on the previous one, once they find one area difficult it wont be long before they are throwing their hands up at algebra all together!

For every real number a, the unique real number -a is the additive inverse.

The Additive Inverse is only one of the Properties of Arithmetic your student needs to know.

Would you like more Basic Algebra, or perhaps explore the rest of Printable Math Worksheets?

MATH MOMENTUM ACADEMY

If your child is struggling with mathematics and you are a proactive parent, who wants to sort their math problems out, once and for all, then I invite you to explore what Math Momentum Academy can do for you. 






Keep In Touch!

You can send me a quick message, subscribe to K6Math Fun & Update, or join my Facebook Page - K6Math. Choose all the options so you don't miss any of the new material added to this site.