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anonymous
 4 years ago
is the equivelent compound sentence of x  5 < 4 this x  5 > 4 or x  5 < 4?
anonymous
 4 years ago
is the equivelent compound sentence of x  5 < 4 this x  5 > 4 or x  5 < 4?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my choices are A. x  5 > 4 or x  5 < 4 B. 4 < x  5 < 4 C. 8 < 2x + 3 < 8 D. x  5 = 4 or x  5 = 4 E. 2x + 3 > 8 or 2x + 3 < 8

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's A because x  5 < 4 means x  5 < 4 AND x  5 > 4, so the expression with the x will be "in the middle" for 2 inequalities.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so for this one it would be c? x  5 > 4

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry, I read the numbers wrong, The answer is "B". Just change my answer to B" and keep my reasoning.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait sox  5 > 4 be a? im confuzzled

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's an "AND" situation. The way to think about absolute value expressions being less than some (positive) number is that the positive number gives the maximum distance form "0" in either direction (negative or positive). No confusion. I corrected my answer to "B" "B" "B" NOT A

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont hink they can both be b im talking about another equation x  5 > 4 would that be A?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x  5 > 4 is A That is an "OR" situation.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02x + 3 < 8 and that is C then right?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, I think you're getting this!
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