If the statement is false, correct the statement.

(a) – 8 is to the right of – 10 on a number line.

(b) – 100 is to the right of- 50 on a number line.

(c) Smallest negative integer is – 1

(d) – 26 is greater than – 25.

Answer :

(a) True

(b) False (F); Correction: -100 is to the left of -50 on a number line.

(c) False (F); Correction: There is no smallest negative integer.

(d) False (F); Correction: -26 is smaller than -25.

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