posted by .

Please Solve:


I thought the answer was -9 but that doesn't seem to be it. Can someone please help? Thanks!

This is what I have:

6. 4-x=-5
The problem to solve is:

Subtract 4 from both sides

x = -9 Then divie by -1

Would the answer be 9?

To Check:

4- - 9 = -5

  • Algebra -

    My mistake 4-(9) = -5 ? This is what I believe to be the correct answer

  • Algebra -

    you had:

    Subtract 4 from both sides

    x = -9

    that should have been

    -x = -9

    now divided by -1 to get
    x = 9

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra......Help Quick!!

    12a^3bc-18a^2bc^2+6a^2c, x^2+20x+36, 12x^4-8x^3-4x^2, x^2+36x, 9x^2+6x+1, 6x^3+11x-10, x^2+3x-6..............can someone please help me solve some of these problems if not all. I have forgotten how to solve them can someone please …
  2. Algebra II- please help!

    I just cannot seem to be able to grasp the concept of solving polynomial inequalities. Can someone please explain, step by step, how to solve them?
  3. algebra

    Help me solve this problem please, I have tried so many time.I can not seem to get the problem right. x +12 <-8 or x+12>2 x+ 12 < -8 =x +12 > 2 x =4 > -10 is this right
  4. Algebra

    Solve and graph. I send this problem last night could someone please help me I have trouble with it. x+12<-8 or x+12>2 The solution is { x | x< or X > } please help me with this problem.
  5. Algebra

    I have this math probelm z-(3z)/(2-z)=(6)/(z-2) in my book it says to solve the equation. I have worked this problem many times and I keep comming up with different answers. When I use an online calculator to check my work it is giving …
  6. math

    Can someone please help me with this word problem!?
  7. mat/116

    Will someone please help me slove this problem?
  8. Algebra

    Simplify this expression (DO NOT solve for x) 5x+6(x+2)-8(x-3) I have no clue, can someone tell me how to solve it?
  9. Algebra

    I need help on this following problem: The length of a rectangle measures 1 cm less than its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 106 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. Now i have tried to solve this problem in multiple …
  10. Algebra 2

    Can someone help me solve this inequality please?

More Similar Questions