College Algebra (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321979478
ISBN 13: 978-0-32197-947-6

Chapter 1 - Section 1.5 - Solving Inequalities - 1.5 Assess Your Understanding - Page 127: 6



Work Step by Step

RECALL: The Addition Property of Inequality states that if $a \lt b$, then $a+c \lt b+c$. The given inequality can be written as: $a+(-c) \lt b+ (-c)$ Thus, using the Addition Property of Inequality, if $a \lt b$, then $a+(-c) \lt b+(-c)$. Therefore, the given statement is true.
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