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icalibearBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Basically what the question is asking is what is going to be bigger than 5 once you solve the equation, so can you eliminate any answers that are not bigger than 5?
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icalibearBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Can you answer that?
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icalibearBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So that's bigger than 5.
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icalibearBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You know now that that is a possible answer.
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HunusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It's asking for what values of x is the left side bigger than the right side?
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icalibearBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Basically. Try plugging in numbers and see which one works.
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kelliegirl33Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
10x + 5 > 5 (subtract 5 from both sides) 10x + 5  5 > 5  5 10x = 0 x = 0/10 = 0
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icalibearBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Does that work for the equation?
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kelliegirl33Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
It doesn't seem to fit the equation...but that is how to do an inequality. You solve an inequality kind of like an equation. Except there are some rules... one of which is you can subtract/add anything to both sides as long as they are the same number...doesn't matter if it is negative or positive. (which I did) If this is done it does not change the inequality sign.Also if you divide by a positive number the inequality sign does not change. I can't see anything that I did wrong, however, the inequality doesn't seem to make sense.... 10x + 5 > 5 10 (0) + 5 > 5 0 + 5 > 5 5 > 5 (doesn't make sense ???)
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rachel1234Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It ends up with 10x > 0 so x > 0!
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