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you start hiking at an elevation that is 550 meters below sea level.you increase your elevation by 45 meters.what is the new elevation? write an addition and evaluate

 Oct 26, 2020
edited by Guest  Oct 26, 2020
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help me 

 Oct 26, 2020
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So if you start hiking 550 meters below sea level, then our elevation would be -550 meters above sea. (I know that wouldn't make sense.) We have:

 

\(-550+45=\boxed{-505}\)

 

So, now we are 505 meters below sea level.

 

Hope this helps! smiley

 Oct 26, 2020

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