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Diana.xL
 one year ago
2. A candy company places an average of 20 truffles in a onepound box. The number of truffles per box never varies from the average by more than 2.
Solve the inequality  x  20  ≤ 2 . Show all work leading to your answer
Diana.xL
 one year ago
2. A candy company places an average of 20 truffles in a onepound box. The number of truffles per box never varies from the average by more than 2. Solve the inequality  x  20  ≤ 2 . Show all work leading to your answer

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you know what the modulus signs  ... mean?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So if i said what values of x has in x=1 what are your solutions

Diana.xL
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If x ≥ 20, this is equivalent to x  20 ≤ 2 x ≤ 22 If x < 20, the inequality is equivalent to 20  x ≤ 2 18 ≤ x 18 ≤ x ≤ 22

Diana.xL
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0would that be the way i do it?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Lets not worry about that. Worry about what i just asked you to do

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So x=1 Means that x=+ 1,1

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So x20 ≤2 Means x20 ≤ 2 AND x20 ≤2

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So x ≤22 and x ≤18 So yes 18 ≤x ≤22

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Breaking it down how i have done it is much easier to grasp
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