Posted by **Ryan** on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 7:22pm.

Andrea has an equal number of apples in two baskets. There are z + 16 apples in one basket, and 23 apples in the other basket. How many apples should she remove from both to find the value of z?

- Math -
**PsyDAG**, Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 8:28pm
z + 16 = 23

Subtract 16 from both sides.

- Math -
**Ivania**, Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:14pm
7 because 23-7=16

- Math -
**Ashley**, Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:16pm
the answer is 7 because 23-7=16

- Math -
**Ashley**, Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:17pm
The answer is 7 because 23-7=16

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Maths - The number of apples in a basket is between 60 and 120. If i put these ...
- math - your are making apple pie for a school fund raiser you have 4 baskets of ...
- Maths - Dear Genius, Good day! The number of apples in a basket is between 60 ...
- math - If there are 20 to 25 apples in a basket and there are 3 to 4 baskets in ...
- math - If there are 10 to 15 apples in a basket and there are 2 to 3 baskets in ...
- Math - What is the answer to A basket with 12 apples has a mass of 3,105 grams. ...
- Word problem - Amanda has to carry 247 apples from a farm to the market. How ...
- maths - Need help on this, Please : there was a total of 1134 durians, papayas ...
- Math - If seven of the apples in a basket are red and there are 21 apples in the...
- Math - The Farmers Market sells apples by the bushel, and each bushel of apples ...

More Related Questions