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## jen1511 2 years ago NOT a multiple choice question. This is just a "in genral" question. Can someone please explain?? What is the difference between shading the right and shading to the left? Like how do i find that out??

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1. precal

you shade the true area

2. precal

x>3

3. precal

|dw:1360000739907:dw|

4. precal

|dw:1360000757921:dw|

5. precal

x>3 x is all of the numbers that are greater than 3 3<x 3 is less than x

6. precal

did that help?

7. Luis_Rivera

precal iz correct

8. jen1511

But what makes something as considred as "shaded to the left/right"? Like does it have to do with what sign or soemthing?

9. jen1511

@precal

10. Luis_Rivera

to the left of A meanz lezz than A to the RIGHt of A meanz lezz greater than A

11. jen1511

OH okay so if its less than ~then its shading to the right, and then vise versa?

12. Luis_Rivera

vise versa

13. Luis_Rivera

<: This symbol means “less than.” Use this to indicate that the quantity on the left side has a smaller value than the quantity on the right side. For example, the statement –2 < 7 literally means “negative 2 is less than 7.” >: If you flip the less than

14. Luis_Rivera

symbol around, you get the “greater than” symbol, which means the exact opposite of the < symbol. Therefore, you could write 100 > 57.

15. jen1511

GOT it. ! x > number= shading to the left x< number = shading to the right. right?

16. Luis_Rivera

3 iz lezz than 5 , zo, 3 < 5 5 izz greater than 4 , zo,, 5>4

17. Luis_Rivera

|dw:1359929854399:dw|

18. Luis_Rivera

the "mouth" openz towardz the greater number

19. jen1511

Oh okay i understand that noww. lol. I just didnt realize that thats what that was called.

20. jen1511

But thanks alot :)))!!!!!

21. precal

you really should learn to take a number and test it, shade the true side always because sometimes the shading is up or down and if you learn to test numbers you will always know where to shade

22. precal

|dw:1360026925984:dw|here is an example

23. precal

|dw:1360026942372:dw|

24. precal

|dw:1360026962893:dw|

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