**> Positive and Negative Numbers < **

**Positive and Negative Numbers**

**Positive numbers are numbers greater than zero.**

Example of positive numbers

Zero – remember zero is not considered positive or negative.

**Negative number are numbers less than zero.**

Example of Negative numbers

Opposite Numbers: Opposite Numbers are numbers that are

the same distance from zero but in the opposite direction.

The numbers on a number line continues left and right forever.