MATH SOLVE

4 months ago

Q:
# amits bank charges a $5.75 fee every month that his account balance is below a certain amount. Amit writes the equation (-5.75)×7=40.25 to represent how much his account balance changes after 7 months of fees.is Amits reasoning correct?explain

Accepted Solution

A:

Amits reasoning is not correct. After 7 months of fees, he would have a negative representation. If there are 7 groups of -$5.75, than the answer would still be negative in the end. They are all negative.