Jada and Priya are trying to solve the equation 23+x=4. Jada says, “I think we should multiply each side by 32 because that is t

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Jada and Priya are trying to solve the equation 23+x=4.

Jada says, “I think we should multiply each side by 32 because that is the reciprocal of 23.”
Priya says, “I think we should add -23 to each side because that is the opposite of 23.”
Which person’s strategy should they use? Why?
Write an equation that can be solved using the other person’s strategy.

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Josie 1 week 2021-09-12T17:07:44+00:00 1 Answer 0

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    2021-09-12T17:08:53+00:00

    Answer:

    Priyas

    Step-by-step explanation:

    First you want to isolate the variable. To do that you would add -23 to 23 making it 0. You’d do the same to the other side making it -19. So x= -19

    Check

    23+-19=4

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