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# Which of the following statements is CORRECT?Statement-1: When a positive integer and a negative integer are added, we always get a negative integer.Statement-2: When two negative integers are added, we get a positive integer.

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Only Statement-1
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Only Statement-2
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Both Statement-1 and Statement-2
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Neither Statement-1 nor Statement-2
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## The correct option is D Neither Statement-1 nor Statement-2When a positive integer and a negative integer are added, we can get a positive or negative integer.Therefore, statement 1 is false.Fro example: −4+3=−1 or 4+(−3)=1And when two negative integers are added, we get a negative integer.∴ Statement 2 is false.For example: −3+(−4)=−7

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