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At Srinagar, temperature was -5°C on Monday and then it dropped by 2°C on Tuesday. What was the temperature of Srinagar on Tuesday? 
  1. 7°C
  2. -7°C
  3. -3°C
  4. 3°C


Solution

The correct option is B -7°C
According to the question,
Temperature of Srinagar on Monday
= – 5°C
Given that temperature has dropped by 2°C on Tuesday.
Temperature of Srinagar on Tuesday 
= Temperature on Monday – 2°C 
= – 5°C – 2°C 
(Sum of two negative integers is always a negative integer)
= – 7°C
Therefore, temperature of Srinagar on Tuesday = – 7°C

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