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Unformatted text preview: I will admit I am confused when it comes to writing out the problem myself on this one. I have no clue if I put a correct problem with the scenario. I do believe the problem is done correctly though. 5-x 8 5 - 5 = 0 The answer is -x 8 - 5 = 3 The answer is 3 Now, the inequality reads:-x 3 The last step is to divide both sides of the inequality by -1 like this: The answer is x -x -1 = x 3 -1 = -3 We are now dividing by -1, which is a number less than zero! This changes the form of your inequality. Or, in other words, your will now become a . The solution to your inequality is: x -3...
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- Spring '10