# Chapter 1 - Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities - 1-4 Solving Equations - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 74

$x+5$

#### Work Step by Step

A number being increased by 5 is represented by $+5$. There $x$ being increase by 5 is $x+5$.

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.