Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Section 5.2 - Adding and Subtracting Decimals - Vocabulary, Readiness & Video Check: 5

Answer

false

Work Step by Step

True or false: If we replace $x$ with $11.2$ and $y$ with $-8.6$ in the expression $x-y$, we have $11.2-8.6$. False because $11.2-(-8.6) = 11.2+8.6 \neq 11.2-8.6$
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