# math

y – (–19) = 25

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1. y – (–19) = 25

y + 19 = 25

y = 25 - 19

y = 6

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Ms. Sue
2. y – (–19) = 25
negative and negative is positive
y+19=25
now you want to get y all alone and anything flipped to the other side of the equals sign changes. so positive numbers turn negative as negative turn positive
y=25-19
y=6

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