The difference between integers x and -6 is -5 . Find the value of x.
An integer is a number with no decimal or fractional part, from the set of negative and positive numbers, including zero
Answer: The value of x for which the difference between integers x and -6 is -5 is -11
Let's frame an equation according to the given statement.
According to the statement,
x - (-6) = -5
=> x + 6 = -5
=> x = -5 - 6 (By transposing terms)
=> x = -11