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elizabeth.a.fairweather
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Please help me solve this inequality!! PLEASE HELP :)
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group Title
Please help me solve this inequality!! PLEASE HELP :)
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
add 3 on both sides. You'll get 9x >= 54 Divide or multiply both sides by 1.. such as 9x * 1 >= 54*1 since value of 54 is now negative, so we flip the inequality sign.. therefore 9x<= 54 divide both sides by 9 and solve.. you'll get x <=6 Hope this helps
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1347926509480:dw
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
awesome thanks sooooo much i just really needed some help understanding how to solve for that type of problem :)
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
can you help me with one more im trying to get used to how to solve these darn things haha
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
hmmmmm ill try.. :)
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1347926775005:dw
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
and just curious can i solve a problem like this on my TI?
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
sure you can.. BTW just so were on the same page by Tl you mean a calculator ryt?? sorry if I'm wrong and please go ahead and correct me and elucidate the term Tl...
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yeah texas instruments 83 plus silver edition
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yeah sure ypu can.. But you'll be literally insulting the poor machine and its maker by trying to solve such an easy sum..
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Thats the Spirit!!
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so i know i am supposed to add the two to the seven which is ten and then to the 3x but that stays the same for some reason then i forgot what to do next haha
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
newho back to the sum 3x 2 > 7 its same as before.. Take the constant terms onright hand side, by contant terms i mean the numerical terms without variables..
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
just tell me if you understand what i mean by taking term on the right hand side..
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
taking term not sure of the meaning i would assume take it and add 2 to it
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
then what do i do
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
great now we have reduced the equation to 3x>7 Multiply or Divide both sides by 1 The sign will be flipped as at both the sides we are multiplying by negative 1..
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
that is 3x <7 or x<7/3
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i made a small mistake der
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well be having 3x>9 since we added 2 on both sides
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
after multiplying or dividing my negative 1 in this equation well get
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
3x<9 that is x<3
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok so after i take the 2 and add it to 7 to get 9 i also add it to the 3x and then i have 3x>9 then i how do i know if i am to multiply or divide to get the answer x<3
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well it doesnt't matter.. you divide a no by 1 or multiply a number 1 you get the same answer... get it?
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yup i get it the only thing i am still confused about it how you took 3x<9 and got x<3 what did i miss haha
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
we still have a co efficient that is the number that you've along with your variable in 3x<9 ryt??
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what we want is value of just x and not 3x.. So in order to find the value of just x we divide both the sides by 3..
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ultimately giving us x<3 and VIOLA!!!
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Elizabeth did you get it??
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sorry just one sec i had to do something and havent read it all yet one sec to let me look over it haha
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
awesome makes so much more sense now k haha im blonde so its just like a turtle learning new skills haha
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well you may not be good at maths but you sure are funny!! :D
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elizabeth.a.fairweather Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
haha thanks
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
neways i gtta squat now.. if u ever hv nemore question.. post em.. adios!!!
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