anonymous
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Which expressions are equal to the expression 5.3 – 14.2? Choose all answers that are correct. A. 5.3 + (–14.2) B. –5.3 + 14.2 C. –14.2 + (–5.3) D. –14.2 – (–5.3) D C A
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@horsegirl27
anonymous
  • anonymous
@Here_to_Help15
Here_to_Help15
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@fallengoddess lets take this step by step okay?

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anonymous
  • anonymous
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Here_to_Help15
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Ok so lets look at A \[5.3+(-14.2)\] \[5.3 + 14.2\]=?
anonymous
  • anonymous
,j,
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
Does that look like the same as the one above? Do you think it will have the same outcome as the one problem shown above?
anonymous
  • anonymous
so b c d are lefted
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
Wait hold on it does equal what the problem above equals which indicates that A is correct now lets see if there's more.
anonymous
  • anonymous
P=p whhhhhhay?
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
Ok in B its the same like A 5.3-14.2 So B is correct as well
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
And i have made a mistake the top thing i showed you is not 5.4+14.2 its 5.3-14.2.
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
Moving on to C
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
Ok C is definitely incorrect because you see there are 2 negatives which indicates that if you are adding negatives the higher the negative will be so C is wrong.
anonymous
  • anonymous
OKAY SO A B D
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
Ok let me ask you real fast what is a Negative times a negative equal?
anonymous
  • anonymous
postive?
Here_to_Help15
  • Here_to_Help15
Correct so D would be correct.

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