# If the difference between 14 and 5 is less than 6, add 2; if it is greater than 7, subtract 4. What is the correct answer?

Fundamental operations form the base of mathematics. They include operations like addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Let's solve a problem regarding addition and subtraction

## Answer: The difference between 14 and 5 is greater than 7, hence the answer is 5.

Let's understand the solution in detail.

**Explanation:**

First, we will check if the difference between 14 and 5 is less than 6 or greater than 7.

Here, (14 - 5) = 9 and 9 > 7

Hence, we subtract 4 from the result.

That is, 9 - 4 = 5.

### Therefore, since the difference between 14 and 5 is greater than 7, the answer is 5.

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