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boycrazzy

  • one year ago

Choose the correct description of the graph of the inequality -x <= 3. Open circle on 3, shading to the left. Closed circle on 3, shading to the left. Open circle on -3, shading to the right. Closed circle on -3, shading to the right.

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  1. boycrazzy
    • one year ago
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    Hello lovely people please help me

  2. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    Alright so you have to solve -x<3

  3. boycrazzy
    • one year ago
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    yeah the only prob is i dont know what -x means

  4. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    You have to take away the negative away from the variable X and put on the other side. You do this by dividing by -1.

  5. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    Its basically multiplying X (variable) by -1

  6. OpenSessame
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    Understand?

  7. boycrazzy
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    not really can you type it out

  8. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    What dont you understand?

  9. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1376544529628:dw|

  10. OpenSessame
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    |dw:1376544565768:dw|

  11. boycrazzy
    • one year ago
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    I still dont under stand how to fix the -x

  12. boycrazzy
    • one year ago
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    oh nevermind

  13. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    okay -x is really the shortened form of -1*x

  14. boycrazzy
    • one year ago
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    and you flip the sign

  15. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    That would make the right side -3. But there is a rule with inequalities that when you divide or multiply by a negative number the inequality sign changes.

  16. boycrazzy
    • one year ago
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    alright i get it thanks good night if its night time where you live

  17. OpenSessame
    • one year ago
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    alright!

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