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Mrszbieberxo

  • 3 years ago

Which ordered pair is a solution to the inequality y > x + 5? (-3, 2) (0, -3) (3, 5) (2, 8)

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  1. FellSouza
    • 3 years ago
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    (2,8)

  2. Mrszbieberxo
    • 3 years ago
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    Could you show me how you got that?

  3. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    Checking choice A y > x + 5 2 > -3 + 5 ... plug in (-3,2) 2 > 2 This is FALSE, so (-3,2) is NOT a solution. So we can eliminate choice A

  4. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    Checking choice B y > x + 5 -3 > 0 + 5 ... plug in (0,-3) -3 > 5 This is FALSE, so (0,-3) is NOT a solution. So we can eliminate choice B

  5. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    Keep going until all answer choices but one are eliminated

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