Integers are a set of numbers that include all the natural numbers (0, 1, 2 ,3 , 4, and so on) and their negatives.

Integers include positive and negative numbers and zero (zero is neither positive or negative). Below are just a few integers - they go on for ever in both directions!

... -11, -10, -9, -8, -7, -6, -5, -4, -3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, ...

Learn more about working with integers by selecting from the menu options or by browsing through the information below.

What is in the Integers section?

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Positive & Negative Numbers

View real-life uses for positive and negative numbers.

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Comparing & Ordering

Use a number line to compare "large" and "small" negative numbers.

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Adding & Subtracting

Add and subtract using positive and negative numbers.

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Negative & Positive Rules

Apply and explain the "rules" for arithmetic operations.