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Sonyalee77
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Which of the following conditions would make x + a < x a true statement? A. x equals a B. a is negative C. x is negative D. a is less than x
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Sonyalee77 Group Title
HEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEELP THIS IS SOO HARD! Which of the following conditions would make x + a < x a true statement? A. x equals a B. a is negative C. x is negative D. a is less than x
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tyteen4a03 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
B, a is negative. Remember that x + (a) = x  a.
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Sonyalee77 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanx you helped aot
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teic85 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@Sonyalee77, do you know how to solve these problems in the future?
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teic85 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You should take the original inequality x + a < x and plug in the conditions. A, B C, and D. Then you can determine whether or not the inquality is true. For example, A is x = a Well, if x = a then, x + a = x + x x + x is NOT less than x, so A cannot be true
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Sonyalee77 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanx for explaining the problem to me
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teic85 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Can you show me whether or not D is the answer?
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