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anonymous
 3 years ago
Evaluate the function for y the given value of x.
f(x)=5x, if x<2
x9, if x less than or greater to 2
f(2)
anonymous
 3 years ago
Evaluate the function for y the given value of x. f(x)=5x, if x<2 x9, if x less than or greater to 2 f(2)

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are you sure that's how the problem is given, because practically what you're saying is:\[f(x) = 5x\]if\[x<2\]and \[f(x)=x9\]if\[x <> 2\]Did you maybe mean on the second choice x greater than or equal to 2?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes sometimes i get confused

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol.. no worries. Well if that's the case then it means that if x=2, you need to evaluate the function somewhere where it is defined like that. Since the function is saying f(x)=x9 IF x is greater or equal to 2, then you need to evaluate the function at that expression. Try that, and show me the result you got.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, but you don't need to evaluate both. You just need to evaluate f(x)=x9... But you're correct anyhow.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh okay i see now so its 11?
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