## torii897 one year ago True or False? k = 3 over 5 is a solution to the inequality 15k + 3 < 15. True False

1. anonymous

What does this simplify to? $15(\frac{ 3 }{ 5 })+3$

2. torii897

I don't know @peachpi

3. anonymous

you can also think of it this way $(\frac{ 15 }{ 5 }) *3 + 3$ 15 divided by 5 first then multiply by 3 then add 3

4. torii897

12?

5. anonymous

right

6. anonymous

do you know what < means?

7. anonymous

your inequality is now 12 < 15 < is the less than symbol. So it's asking Is 12 less than 15

8. torii897

yes

9. anonymous

so it's true

10. anonymous

true