Algebra and Trigonometry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 9781337271172
ISBN 13: 978-1-33727-117-2

Chapter 9 - 9.5 - Systems of Inequalities - 9.5 Exercises - Page 678: 51


$y \leq -x+6$

Work Step by Step

Using the intercepts $(6,0), (0,6)$, we compute the slope $m$. $m=\dfrac{6-0}{0-6}=-1$ The slope-intercept form is: $y-0=-(x-6)$ or, $y=-x+6$ So, our correct inequality describing the region is: $y \leq -x+6$
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