Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - 3-2 Solving Inequalities Using Addition or Subtraction - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 177: 80


It is possible to make a & c negative while b & d are positive $a=-1, b=1, c=-2, d=2$

Work Step by Step

$a\lt b$ -- $-1\lt1$ true $c\lt b$ -- $-2\lt2$ true $a-c\lt b-d$ -- $3\lt-2$ false
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