# Negative Number Calculator

All the negative numbers have a value less than zero. Negative numbers are used with a minus or a dash (-) sign along with the number. On a number line, negative numbers are numbers represented to the left of origin (zero) and their values are less than zero.

## What is a Negative Number Calculator?

A 'Negative Number Calculator' is a free online tool that calculates the negative of the given number n (i.e. -n). In this calculator, you can enter any number and the negative of the entered number will be calculated within a few seconds.

## How to Use Negative Number Calculator?

Follow the steps given below to use the calculator:

**Step 1:**Enter the number (n) in the space provided.**Step 2:**Click on**"Calculate"**.**Step 3:**Click on**"Reset"**to clear the field and enter a new number.

## How to Find a Negative Number Calculator?

The negative of all positive numbers (n) is -n and the negative of all negative numbers (-n) is +n.

** If n > 0 then the negative of n is -n**

**If n < 0 then the negative of n is +n**

**Solved Example:**

What is the negative of the number -285?

**Solution:**

The negative of the number -285 is:

= -(-285)

= +285

Thus, the negative of the number -285 is +285

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