## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson

# Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - 1.6 Subtraction of Real Numbers - 1.6 Exercise Set: 15

#### Answer

'Two minus negative twelve'

#### Work Step by Step

To evaluate this expression, we must take the difference between 2 and -12. Therefore, $2-(-12)$ is equivalent to 'Two minus negative twelve'.

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