Just go from left to right. 4 plus negative 3 equals 1. Now you have 1-(-5). When you subtract from a negative number, you get a positive answer. 1 minus negative 5 is 6. 6 is your answer.

Answer #3 | 30/01 2011 10:35

what, are you in the 5TH GRADE???!!!

Answer #4 | 30/01 2011 10:50

You are in the dining section of YA

Answer #5 | 30/01 2011 11:40

the parentheses just help the problem look cleaner when using negatives.
the answer is 6.
because 4 +(-3) = 1
then 1-(-5) is 6
*remember
double negative means plus
plus negative means minus

Answer #6 | 01/02 2011 07:48

well holl, 1st, do 4-3+5, parentheses separate operation
2nd, go from left to right, and solve 4-3
3rd, add 5 to that, which equals 6

Answer #7 | 31/01 2011 02:05

i might be wrong since it been a long time but is it ( -4)
you take the (-5) and - (-3) so that is = (-8) the add + 4 it will be = (-4)
or
you can also see it as (-5) -(-3) = (-2) +4 = 2
sorry is i wasnt much help good luck

Answer #1| 30/01 2011 10:35