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anonymous
 one year ago
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Choose the correct description of the graph of the compound inequality:
x − 3 < −9 or x + 5 greater than or equal to 12
A number line with a closed circle on −6, shading to the left, and an open circle on 7, shading to the right
A number line with an open circle on −6, a closed circle on 7, and shading in between
A number line with an open circle on −6, shading to the left, and a closed circle on 7, shading to the right
A number line with a closed circle on −6, an open circle on 7, and shading in between
anonymous
 one year ago
Please help me I will medal and fan!! Choose the correct description of the graph of the compound inequality: x − 3 < −9 or x + 5 greater than or equal to 12 A number line with a closed circle on −6, shading to the left, and an open circle on 7, shading to the right A number line with an open circle on −6, a closed circle on 7, and shading in between A number line with an open circle on −6, shading to the left, and a closed circle on 7, shading to the right A number line with a closed circle on −6, an open circle on 7, and shading in between

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x  3 < 9  add 3 to both sides x < 9 + 3 x <  6 x + 5 >= 12  subtract 5 from both sides x >= 12  5 x >= 7 Learn this : if there is an equal sign in the problem, it will have an closed circle if there is no equal sign, it is an open circle < less then means shading to the left > greater then means shading to the right do you have any ideas what the answer is now ??

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Its either C or A by elimination

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the 6 does not have an equal sign, so it is an open circle.....and since x < 6, it is shaded to the left. the 7 does have an equal sign, so it is a closed circle...and since it is greater then, it is shaded to the right. any thoughts on the answer now ?
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