x+y=5 what is x

Cheyanne Leigh 2021-02-25 Answered
x+y=5
what is x
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Isma Jimenez
Answered 2021-02-26 Author has 84 answers
To find x we will isolate for the variable x:
x + y = 5
x + y - y = 5 - y (subtract y from both sides)
x = 5 - y = -y + 5
Therefore x = -y + 5.
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