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carlyleukhardt
 one year ago
What value of y makes the equation true?
3.4 + y = –6.85
A.
–10.25
B.
–3.25
C.
3.25
D.
10.25
carlyleukhardt
 one year ago
What value of y makes the equation true? 3.4 + y = –6.85 A. –10.25 B. –3.25 C. 3.25 D. 10.25

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Just plug in the values...

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@carlyleukhardt you cannot know if that is just a guess

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@kenna_098 may just suck at maths! To solve this question: subtract 3.4 from each side of the equation and then you can simplify to get the answer

carlyleukhardt
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Thats rude. But okay.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I didnt guess... all you had to was subtract 3.4 from both sides It cancels out on the left side so on the right side of the equal sign you subtract 6.853.4 You end up getting 10.25 That means it is answer A That means that I am correct That also means that you are wrong because there is no simplifying involved!!! @MrNood

carlyleukhardt
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1But please guys don't fight

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The point I am making is that if you just give the answer then the poster has NO WAY of knowing whether you have any idea about how to do the question. MANY answers here are just plain wrong. you 'simplified when you completed the subtraction: 3.4+y= 6.85 3.4+y3.4 = 6.853.4 SIMPLIFIES TO y= 10.25

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0subtracting isn't simplification 10.25 is the answer you get from subtraction @MrNood

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0giving the answer simply shows that YOU know how to do it  it doesn't help the poster to understand or learn anything

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I did show how I did it... In the first comment I showed my answer then in the next comment I explained how I got my answer @MrNood
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