## DerpisTheWordOriSiT one year ago Evaluate the expression when x = –16. A. –6 B. –2 C. 2 D. 6

1. DerpisTheWordOriSiT

2. DerpisTheWordOriSiT

@haleyelizabeth2017

3. haleyelizabeth2017

Plug in -16 for x. So: $\frac{-16+8}{4}$ Since subtracting a negative is the same as adding a positive, we just switch the subtraction to addition and remove the negative sign. Think you can do the rest?

4. DerpisTheWordOriSiT

D, 6!

5. DerpisTheWordOriSiT

Correct? Incorrect?

6. haleyelizabeth2017

No...-16+8 is -8. lol

7. haleyelizabeth2017

-8/4 is...?

8. DerpisTheWordOriSiT

OHHHH, okay, I was a bit confused what you said..

9. DerpisTheWordOriSiT

-2

10. haleyelizabeth2017

So sorry lol, and yes, that's correct