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  • one year ago

Explain why x = 6 makes 4x − 5 ≤ 19 true but not 4x − 5 < 19. (5 points)

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @pooja195

  2. Mehek14
    • one year ago
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    if you plug in 6 for x you get \(4*6-5=19\) correct?

  3. Mehek14
    • one year ago
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    @321CBA

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yes

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thaats correct

  6. Mehek14
    • one year ago
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    ok so the sign ≤ means EQUAL to or less than so 19 is = 19?

  7. anonymous
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    ya

  8. Mehek14
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    in the other one, you have < which means less than can 19 be < 19?

  9. anonymous
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    ya so whats the answer

  10. anonymous
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    ?

  11. Mehek14
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    ok so it's true for the first one because the sign ≤ means equal to or less than and 19 = 19. However, in the other one, the sign is < which means less than and 19 can't be less than 19

  12. Mehek14
    • one year ago
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    does that make sense?

  13. anonymous
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    ya so thats the answer

  14. Mehek14
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    yes

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thxxxxxxx

  16. Mehek14
    • one year ago
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    nppppp :)

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    lol

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