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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

ok i really suck at math so can anyone help me with : x-5y=-15

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  1. anonymous
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    You need another equation to solve.

  2. anonymous
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    Unless you're solving for y in terms of x.

  3. anonymous
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    Which are you doing?

  4. anonymous
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    im solving for y

  5. anonymous
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    Ah, well.

  6. anonymous
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    So, if you're solving for y in terms of x (which is what I suppose you're doing)...

  7. anonymous
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    You add 5y and 15 to both sides to cancel them out and get 5y=x+15.

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    Following?

  9. anonymous
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    yes so is like tht my anwser? :/

  10. anonymous
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    No, because you have to get y, not 5y.

  11. anonymous
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    oh ok so would i divide 5

  12. anonymous
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    So you get y=x/5+3

  13. anonymous
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    That's your answer.

  14. anonymous
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    it tht x over 5

  15. anonymous
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    is* :D

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