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 2 years ago
Which of the following represents the set of integers greater than or equal to −5?
{−5, −6, −7, …}
{−5, −4, −3, …}
{−5, −4, −3, …, 3, 4, 5}
{all positive numbers}
 2 years ago
Which of the following represents the set of integers greater than or equal to −5? {−5, −6, −7, …} {−5, −4, −3, …} {−5, −4, −3, …, 3, 4, 5} {all positive numbers}

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tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You tell me why the first one is NOT the answer.

broweyebrit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because its less ? @tkhunny

tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Because what is less than 5? 6 < 5 and 7 < 5 etc. Okay, now tell me why the last one is NOT the answer.

broweyebrit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because they're not all positive numbers ?

tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1?? No, it includes 6, doesn't it? We already established that 6 < 5. Okay, how about the number 9. Is 9 > 5?

tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Does the third set contain 9?

tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Try again. The third set is finite and contains no integer greater than 5.

broweyebrit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think the answer is {−5, −4, −3, …} or the last one...

tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1We certainly ruled out the other three! Good work.

broweyebrit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it is {−5, −4, −3, …} !!!

tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hold on. I didn't see the fourth one correctly. It does NOT contain 6. It is only POSITIVE numbers. It's problem is twofold. 1) It contains nonintegers, like 3/2 and \(\sqrt{2}\) 2) It fails to contains 3, whcih clearly is greater than 5.

broweyebrit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what does that mean.... ?

tkhunny
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Nothing new. We ruled it out incorretly, before, but we just ruled it out correctly, so it's still gone and #2 is still the right one. Sorry for confusion.

broweyebrit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay!! thank you so much for your time and help! really means alot!!!! @tkhunny
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