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AmberCat21
 2 years ago
If y stands for the date 12 B.C.,what will 4y stand for?
AmberCat21
 2 years ago
If y stands for the date 12 B.C.,what will 4y stand for?

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Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0express B.C. as a point on a number line with year 0 as 0

AmberCat21
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i really don't get any of these

Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What would BC be on a number line? Left of zero or right of zero?

AmberCat21
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but I think there is no negative date

Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a negative times a negative is a positive. either way we just said that our negative date is BC :)

AmberCat21
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the y is negative?..oh now I get it

Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes the y is negative because BC would be a "negative" (left of zero) date

AmberCat21
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it would be A.D. then?
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