anonymous
  • anonymous
-12 - (6) = a. 6 b.-6 c. 18 d. - 18
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katieb
  • katieb
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jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
draw a number line and plot -12 on it |dw:1443315693155:dw|
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
the -6 after the 12 tells you to go 6 places to the left of 12 |dw:1443315724459:dw|
anonymous
  • anonymous
|dw:1443315903916:dw|

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anonymous
  • anonymous
but he is saying it is b
carlyleukhardt
  • carlyleukhardt
oh wait its B Sorry
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok thanks
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
have a look at this number line to help refresh your memory http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-CbElRsoqemo/TWlyTwCLFaI/AAAAAAAAApE/cL3GuhCvY8k/s1600/number-line.png notice how on the negative side, something like -5 is to the left of -4
anonymous
  • anonymous
yea i did this in fifth grade but i guess i forgot it
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
-6 would be on the right side of -12. So you went in the wrong direction
anonymous
  • anonymous
the answer is b right?
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
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jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
look at that attached image. Start at -12. Move 6 places to the left
anonymous
  • anonymous
ohhhhhhh so its -18
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
correct
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok now i get it thanks! :)
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
no problem

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