two plus three equals five
two hundred plus fifty plus five equals two hundred fifty-five
Twelve plus two tenths plus five thousandths equals twelve and two hundred five thousandths.
it equals positive 3
5 + 2 = 7
it equals five sixth.
Because it's not right.
If you were to tell me two plus two equals five then this would be illogical!
Because if 2+2=4, 3 is one more than 2, right? So add two and two together, making four, add one, and that equals five.
x = 7
The subject is implicitly "the result of five plus two", which is singular. As a result the verb is in the singular: equalsrather than equal.