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  • one year ago

The inequality 10.45b + 56.50 < 292.67 is used to find the number of boxes (b) that can be loaded on a truck without exceeding the weight limit of the truck. The solution is written as {b | b < 22.6}. Which statement best describes the meaning of the solution? The truck can hold more than 22 boxes. The truck can hold more than 23 boxes. The truck can hold up to 22 boxes. The truck can hold up to 23 boxes.

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  1. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    I think they want you to use the number of boxes as whole numbers, they are always full, counting numbers... so although b < 22.6 , you can take off the decimal

  2. texaschic101
    • one year ago
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    true...because .6 does not make up a whole box

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    So which is it? lol

  4. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    b can be 0 to 22

  5. texaschic101
    • one year ago
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    well....if b < 22.6......that means it can hold up to 22 boxes, but no more

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    lol that was wrong.

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