anonymous
  • anonymous
If x<0 and y>0, determine the sign of the real number x-y/xy
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schrodinger
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anonymous
  • anonymous
that be negative
anonymous
  • anonymous
oh wait...
Mertsj
  • Mertsj
If x is negative and y is positive then x-y is negative and xy is negative. negative divided by negative is positive.

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anonymous
  • anonymous
i am now thinking this might mean \[\frac{x-y}{xy}\]
Mertsj
  • Mertsj
I'd say so.
anonymous
  • anonymous
thats correct ok, so i messed up somewhere
anonymous
  • anonymous
so both numerator and denominator are negative right? whole thing is positive. i was reading in incorrectly, sorry
anonymous
  • anonymous
so if iwas to plug in some numbers then this would be along the write lines. -2-4/-2*4---- -2+-4/-2*4 ----> -6/-8 and since both are negative that makes it positive
anonymous
  • anonymous
Mertsj i posted it/

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