College Algebra (6th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Systems of Equations and Inequalities - Exercise Set 5.5 - Page 571: 11

Answer

The solution set is shaded (blue) .
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Work Step by Step

Even though there is no x in the relation , we are graphing points in the coordinate PLANE. The line $y=1$ is a border line in the coordinate plane, which divides the plane into two regions, One region will have coordinates (x,y) such that $y > 1,$ in the other, $y < 1$, points on the border will have y=1. 1. The inequality sign is $ 1\quad ?$ No, the region that (0,0) belongs to is not the solution set. 3. Shade the region that (0,0) does not belong to. This is our solution set.
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