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Which of the following ordered pairs is not a solution to the inequality y -3x - 2? A. (0, -1) B. (0, 0) C. (-1, 0) D. (1, 1) Which of the following ordered pairs is a solution to the inequality y 3x - 2? A. (2, 0) B. (0, 4) C. (0, -3) D. (1, -1) I already asked the first question and they said it was A, but Im not sure on how to solve it on my own? Can someone help me?

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  1. anonymous
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    1. y >= -3x -2 2. y >= 3x -2

  2. Mertsj
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    Did you try plugging in the points?

  3. anonymous
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    sorry

  4. anonymous
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    for the first one I got -1 >= -2 for (0,-1) but thats not the right answers right? because the question is asking which is NOT a solution?

  5. Mertsj
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    Right. It has to make a false statement.

  6. Mertsj
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    Also you left out the inequality symbols again.

  7. anonymous
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    so for (0,0) i got 0 >= -2 and thats incorrect so would that be the answer?

  8. Mertsj
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    O is greater than -2

  9. anonymous
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    but not equal to... right?

  10. anonymous
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    let me try the other ones

  11. Mertsj
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    It doesn't have to be both. Just one of the other has to be true. That's why it is greater than OR equal to

  12. anonymous
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    ooo okay I just did (-1,0) and that came out to be 0>=-1 that is false so that would be the answer right?

  13. Mertsj
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    |dw:1326905285021:dw|

  14. anonymous
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    :D

  15. Mertsj
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    Yes. Good job

  16. anonymous
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    okay now to the second one... lol

  17. Mertsj
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    yep

  18. anonymous
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    im going to try to do it and you tell me if it correct, hold on for just a couple of seconds please..... btw Thanks for your help

  19. Mertsj
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    I don't know if it is greater than or less than.

  20. anonymous
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    sorry about that.... its y >= 3x -2, same equation just different question

  21. anonymous
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    Is it B?

  22. Mertsj
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    |dw:1326905622646:dw|

  23. anonymous
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    :D

  24. anonymous
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    Thanks again, you really are a life saver!! :)

  25. Mertsj
    • 5 years ago
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    yw

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