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Yolo4mecuite

  • 3 years ago

Which of the following statements is false? Select one: a. -1 > -4 b. 1 < - 2 c. -3 > -5 d. -5 < 3

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  1. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    a number line may help |dw:1361762748780:dw|

  2. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    the number -1 is to the right of -4 so -1 is larger than -4 making -1 > -4 a true statement

  3. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    since -1 > -4 is true we can eliminate choice A from the potential answers list

  4. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    does that help at all?

  5. Yolo4mecuite
    • 3 years ago
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    Yes I get it :) so the answer would be b right???

  6. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    you are correct 1 is really larger than -2 so 1 < -2 is false

  7. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    since it should be 1 > -2

  8. Yolo4mecuite
    • 3 years ago
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    Right! Thank you! :D

  9. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    yw

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