Elementary Algebra

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ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 4 - Proportions, Percents, and Solving Inequalities - 4.4 - Inequalities - Problem Set 4.4: 2

Answer

True

Work Step by Step

5 + 6(-3) - 8(-4) $\gt$ 17 To check whether this inequality is true or false, we simplify it. 5 - 18 + 32 $\gt$ 17 -13 + 32 $\gt$ 17 19 $\gt$ 17 Because 19 is indeed greater than 17, this inequality is true.
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