## Algebra 1

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# Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - Mid-Chapter Quiz - Page 193: 26

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#### Work Step by Step

Find the solution for $9+b\gt24$ to determine whether it is equivalent to $b\gt33$. $9+b\gt24\longrightarrow$ subtract9 from each side $9+b-9\gt24-9\longrightarrow$ subtract $b\gt15$ Since the solutions for b are not the same, the two expressions are not equivalent.

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