CaitAlbe
Show the work to solve 5x – 2 ≥ 8.



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ilikephysics2
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i did this in middle school, hang on let me think

CaitAlbe
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This is algebra 2.

CaitAlbe
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Absolute value inequalities

ilikephysics2
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x< or equal to 6/5 and then x > or equal to 10

ilikephysics2
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i know i did this years ago

ilikephysics2
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try what i just gave you im sure thats correct

ilikephysics2
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6/5 > or less than x

CaitAlbe
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5x2>8 5x2>8
+2 +2 +2 +2
5x > 10 5x > 10

CaitAlbe
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I dont know what to do after the last line

Desert_lover12
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\[\left 5x2 \right>8\]
5x  2 > 8 5x 2 > 8
+2 +2 +2 +2
5x > 6 5x > 10
/5 /5 /5 /5
x > 6/5
or 1 1/5 x > 2
\[x=\frac{ 6 }{ 5 }, 2\]

Desert_lover12
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@CaitAlbe, 8 + 2 = 6 You forgot the negative

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Sorry, in the answer, the = sign should be a > sign!