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anonymous
 3 years ago
Solve the inequality 3x + 4y > 12 for y. Do not graph... if you give me thwe anwser I'll give you a metal
anonymous
 3 years ago
Solve the inequality 3x + 4y > 12 for y. Do not graph... if you give me thwe anwser I'll give you a metal

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ready to work on this together?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I dont know how to do it

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03x+4y>12 divide by 3 x+4y>4 divide by 4 x+y>1 thats as close as you can get...

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Whoops, sorry. Got stuck on another problem. So, as iharrell explained you can get it down to x+y>1. However, since you need to solve for y (according to the problem; usually his answer would also be acceptable), you subtract both sides by x and you are left with y > 1 + x

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh wait, I did see a typo though, so lemme start from scratch.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Solve the inequality 3x + 4y > 12 for y. 3x + 4y > 12 Subtract by 3x on both sides to get: 4y > 3x + 12 Divide by 4 to get the y by itself: y >  (3/4)x + 3 And there ya go! If you were to graph it, you'd shade everything above and to the left of the line.
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