# How do you solve #y- ( - 22) = 63#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 30, 2016

Two negatives meet together. If a negative meets with another negative, does it become positive or does it stay negative?

Yeah! Negative (-) and negative (-) becomes (+) so y - (-22) becomes

So this is your equation now:

Your main goal is to find out what is

What number adds with 22 and becomes 63?

Bring 22 to the right hand side of the equal sign and it will become -22.

Therefore,