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anonymous

  • one year ago

I need help! Solve for x: −2x − 4 > 8

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    You would do inverse operations

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so you would add the 4 to the other side and get -2x > 12

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    and then when you multiply or divide by a negative number the rule is with inequalities is that you have to flip the sign so you would get x < -6

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    okay thanks! i kinda understand it more now

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    np :)

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