Integers - Adding and subtracting

Integers – Adding and Subtracting

When adding and subtracting integers I think you will agree with me when I say:

A lot of students find it difficult – especially the addition and subtraction of negative numbers.

But is it?

I cannot emphasize this enough:

Students with a better understanding of what integers are and know the key points to remember, do better than students who don’t.

In this post, I am going to show you how you can easily add and subtract integers with confidence.


What are integers and how do we add and subtract them?

Integers can be found on a number line. They are negative and positive numbers, including zero.