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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
PROBLEM \[\frac{ 2 }{ 3 }t + 2 \frac{ 4 }{ 3 } t \le 4\]
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sandra Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So first thing to do is combine like terms  in this case the two fractions that are both in terms of "t".
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
choices \[a : t \ge 1\] \[b : t \le 3\] \[c : t \ge 3\] \[d : t \le 1\]
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sandra Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
2t/3 4t/3 +2 <= 4 6t/3 + 2 <=4
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sandra Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Now notice that (6/3)t can be reduced. It's just 2t. So 2t + 2 <= 4 2t <= 4  2 2t <= 6
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sandra Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Do you know the last step?
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
kinda hold on i will see if i get a correct answer
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok so dw:1357807306782:dw
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
my answer is \[t \ge 3\]
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sandra Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Ok close  you remembered to change the direction of the <=. But! 6/2 = 3. So t >= 3.
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ashlynn143 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh i thought that it was negative thanks you are a great explainer
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sandra Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
When you divide both sides of an inequality by a negative number, you do change the direction of the inequality.
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sandra Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
No problem, good work and good luck!
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