#### Question

Verify that – (– x) = x for x = `-13/17`

#### Solution

x = `-13/17`

The additive inverse of x = `-13/17` is `-x = 13/17` as `-13/17 + 13/17 = 0`

This equality `-13/17 + 13/17 = 0` represents that the additive inverse of `13/17` is `-13/17` i.e -(-x) = x

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Solution Verify that – (– X) = X for X = -13by17 Concept: Properties of Rational Numbers - Negative of a Number.