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kellyp73 Group Title

y+(-6)=-9 can anyone help me out?

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  1. Asad0000 Group Title
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    y = -9 - (-6) y = -3

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    Asad0000, it is best to lead the member to the answer.

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  3. kellyp73 Group Title
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    these ar so confuseing

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  4. Asad0000 Group Title
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    In a case as simple as this, I think the best thing was to give the answer.

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    Kellyp, what don't you understand?

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  6. kellyp73 Group Title
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    how do you write an equasion?

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  7. kellyp73 Group Title
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    i have a hard time learning math dont unerstand it

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    An equation has an equal sign in it. x = 1<-- equation x + y = 2 <-- equation 2y - 5 = 9 <-- equation

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    thirteen multiplied by h is onehundred and four

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    lolwut

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  11. kellyp73 Group Title
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    i have to write it as an equasion

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    13 x h = ??? What does 13 times h equal? 13 x y = (Put the number here)

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  13. kellyp73 Group Title
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    thats were im haveing issues what h means

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    h is a variable. Basically, h can be any number. For example, 13 x h = 103 Just replace h with any number you want 13 x 1 = 103 13 = 103, this is false because 13 does not equal 103.

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    really its very confuseing

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    You're having troubles with letters, right?

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  17. kellyp73 Group Title
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    yes i do not understand this kind of math.. i am trying to learn it but it is hard

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    This type of math is called algebra. It is very simple. Please, view this link to understand what these, "letters," mean. They can be confusing at first, but they're actually very easy to understand. http://www.mathsisfun.com/definitions/variable.html

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    Also, please click this and watch the video. It is sure to help you understand algebra! http://www.brightstorm.com/math/algebra/pre-algebra/defining-variables/

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    im gona look at it i quite school when i was young and quite before i learned it so now im havein a hard time

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    You'll do fine. This type of math is really easy to get a hang of. Please look at both the links I posted.

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  22. kellyp73 Group Title
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    i am def gona

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    Let me know once you've viewed those links and if you understand or not.

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    ok the one that i was wondering about thirteen multiplied by h is one hundred and four can u explain that one

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    Okay, so lets focus on the first part of this word problem. It's saying thirteen is being multiplied by h. Basically, h is a variable. H can be any number, we don't know what h is currently, but we do know it's being multiplied by h. So, "Thirteen multiplied by h," would be: 13 x h <-- Now this is equal to 104. 13 x h = 104 <-- Because the equation tells us 13 times h is equal to 104.

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    how do you come up with h is equal to 104 ?

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    Because, " thirteen multiplied by h is EQUAL TO ONE HUNDRED AND FOUR."

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    so do i have to find a number that is multiplied by 13 to make 104

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    Yes! :D You're getting it!

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    13 x h = 104 13 x 1 = 13 <-- this is not 104 13 x 2 = 26 <-- this is not 104.

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    ok so would it be 8

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    Yes! Because 13 x 8 = 104!!! :D

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    because 13 x 8 1s 104

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    Mhm. You see, it's easy! Try this one: 5 x y = 25

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    ok 5x5=25

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    Yes! So y is just any number that can be multiplied by 5 to equal 25.

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  37. kellyp73 Group Title
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    ok here is one y+(-6)=-9

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    Do you know the first step?

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  39. kellyp73 Group Title
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    what is the - signs for

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  40. kellyp73 Group Title
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    is the y any number?

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  41. Compassionate Group Title
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    Okay. You need to know what pemdas is. Watch this video. https://www.khanacademy.org/math/arithmetic/multiplication-division/order_of_operations/v/introduction-to-order-of-operations

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  42. kellyp73 Group Title
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    is this algebra? 5(b+8)

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    Anything with letters is. Sorry, but I have to go. Catch you on the flip side.

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    ok thank you so much for your help

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