One day the temperature dropped from 0 F to -17 F. How many degrees did it drop?
Algebra 1A - Alyssa, Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 2:02am
The temp dropped 17 degrees. What you do to solve it is 0-17. Though it's already a negative 17 so the equation would look like this: 0-(-17)=17. So the temp has dropped 17 degrees.