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# <p><span>the sum of a negative number, 1/4 of the negative number, and 7/16 of the negative number is -13 1/2. what is the negative number. okay, what is

the sum of a negative number, 1/4 of the negative number, and 7/16 of the negative number is -13 1/2. what is the negative number. okay, what is the answer?**Let's take the positive number. The same sum would give .Now, that sum is , or , or , that is,**...