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3-96.

Represent each operation below by drawing $-$ tiles. Then simplify each expression. Homework Help ✎

1. $- 6 + ( - 2 )$

Gavin had a similar problem. He was told to represent $-4+(-1)$ by drawing $-$ pieces. Look at his diagram below. Then use Gavin's method to solve your problem.

1. $- 6 - ( - 2 )$

Gavin was told to represent $-4-(-1)$ by drawing $-$ pieces. Again, look at the diagram below and then use Gavin's method to solve your problem.