Angela D.

asked • 12/21/12

How come you could not simply just subtract 23 from 45 to get the answer?

Im just asking a question. 

John R.

I don't know what the original question is, so I can't tell you why you cannot get the answer.

If the question is 45 - 23, then you can just subtract them and get the answer (22).

Report

12/21/12

Rizul N.

tutor

I agree. You must have a question accompanying this subquestion because if you are just subtracting 23 from 45, by the laws of all math I know, you certainly can do that. Hopefully, you'll come around and add more detail to this one so that we can help you out. 

Report

12/21/12

Christopher B.

Like John R. and Rizul N. have already said, we cannot answer this question because you did not give us the original problem. Come back here and post the original problem and one of us will be glad to help you.

Report

12/25/12

1 Expert Answer

By:

Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.

OR

Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.