# Manuals/calci/NEG

**NEG(x)**

- is any real number.

## Description

- This function gives the negative of a given number.
- Suppose the is a positive number ,then this function returns a negative number.
- If is a negative number ,then this function returns a positive number.
- Also is zero, this function returns 0.
- For a non-numeric value of , an error message is displayed.

## Examples

- =NEG(56) = -56
- =NEG(-20) = 20
- =NEG(0) = 0
- =NEG(0.340) = -0.34

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