


Description 



Additive Inverse: The sum of a number and its additive inverse is zero. 
What happens when you add two numbers that are opposites, like 5 and 5? In a sense, they "cancel" each other, resulting in zero. In other words, the sum of a number and its additive inverse is zero.
Examples of Additive Inverse
Property
2 + (2) = 0
x + (x) = 0
0.5 + 0.5 = 0
NonExamples of Additive Inverse
Property
2 + (1) = 1
5 + (6) = 1


