need help easy 1 but i cant answer.(math)?

a(0)=?and why

(0)a=?and why

0/a=?and why

a/0=and why


(i was only to be able to answer 1)

a-0=a BeCAUSe nothing will be subtracted to a

0-a=-a the answer is negative a because you will be subtracting a to 0 and 0 is nothing.

2 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    a(0) = 0

    Because anything multiplied by NOTHING would still be nothing. You can't make something from nothing :)

    It's like saying "I have 3 groups of zero people". Even if you had a hundred groups, there would be no one.

    (0)a = 0

    Same thing, but you could say:

    "I have zero groups of 3 people"

    It would just be like 0 + 0 + 0 = 0


    0/a = 0

    If you have zero cupcakes to divide among three people, in the end they'd get no cupcakes, because you had none in the first place!

    a/0 = undefined

    You can't divide anything by zero. It leads to a whole lot of contradiction.

    Hope this helped =)

  • 1 decade ago

    a(0)= 0 because it means a multiplied by 0 and anything multiplied by 0 is 0

    (0)a= 0 ( same reason)

    0/a = 0 anything divided by 0 is 0.

    a/0 is undefined. nothing can be divided by 0

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