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anonymous
 one year ago
Which of the following best describes how to use of the addition property of equality to isolate the variable x below?
5 = x – 2
A.
add 5 to both sides of the equation
B.
subtract 5 from both sides of the equation
C.
add 2 to both sides of the equation
D.
subtract 2 from both sides of the equation
anonymous
 one year ago
Which of the following best describes how to use of the addition property of equality to isolate the variable x below? 5 = x – 2 A. add 5 to both sides of the equation B. subtract 5 from both sides of the equation C. add 2 to both sides of the equation D. subtract 2 from both sides of the equation

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01. What do you think the question is? 2. Why do you think it? 3. Then i'll help you.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Answer not question*

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Who ever responds don't just give an answer please.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0c. add 2 to both sides (this will isolate x as follows) 5 (+2) = x 2 (+2) the 2's on the right hand side cancel each other leaving: 3 = x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think its (D) because my teacher told me that if you add u do the opposite

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, your answer is c,, because you work out the problem like you do with anything else.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so if you were to work out the problem it would equal to 7.... but then you would know what to add on both sides.
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