# Types of Algebraic symbols

Algebraic symbols are used to represent the quantities and they are classified into two types in mathematics.

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### Positive Algebraic symbol

A symbol that represents a quantity and appears with a plus sign.
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### Negative Algebraic symbol

A symbol that represents a quantity and appears with a minus sign.

These two algebraic symbols are classified into two different types.

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### Like Algebraic symbols

The algebraic symbols whose representing quantities are same.
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### Unlike Algebraic symbols

The algebraic symbols whose representing quantities are different.