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jollysailorbold

  • 2 years ago

Help me check my answer? Solve 3x - 4 ≤ 2 or 2x + 11 ≥ -1. A- {x | x ≤ 2} B- {x | -6 ≤ x ≤ 2} C- {all reals} I know that 3x - 4 ≤ 2 is x ≤ 2 and that 2x + 11 ≥ -1 is x ≥ -6 so would it be A?

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  1. blondie16
    • 2 years ago
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    what is the | supposed to be between the 2 x's?

  2. bbkzr31
    • 2 years ago
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    Are there any more specific instructions? Are you looking for the domain or range?

  3. jollysailorbold
    • 2 years ago
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    No, that is all the information they give me.

  4. jollysailorbold
    • 2 years ago
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    and blondie, yes it is.

  5. blondie16
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    i said what is it supposed to be? lol

  6. bbkzr31
    • 2 years ago
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    I think it is an or symbol

  7. jollysailorbold
    • 2 years ago
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    oh whoops, ahah i read it wrong. um, i dont really know. :(

  8. jollysailorbold
    • 2 years ago
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    all i know is that im supposed to pay attention to these parts of the inequality. x ≤ 2 -6 ≤ x ≤ 2

  9. blondie16
    • 2 years ago
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    well knowing what i know about inequalites... i think it would be B, because each answer you got you can write it like that

  10. jollysailorbold
    • 2 years ago
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    i thought that at first too, but i don't know :/ could you explain it?

  11. blondie16
    • 2 years ago
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    well why do you think it is A?

  12. jollysailorbold
    • 2 years ago
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    because 3x - 4 ≤ 2 equals x ≤ 2 and it said to solve either 3x - 4 ≤ 2 OR 2x + 11 ≥ -1 and both answers given(x ≤ 2 and -6 ≤ x ≤ 2) are correct.

  13. jazzie
    • 2 years ago
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    I believe the correct answer is B.

  14. blondie16
    • 2 years ago
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    gotta explain though lol thats what i think the answer is too but im having a hard time explaining it..

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