# Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - 2.7 Solving Applications with Inequalities - 2.7 Exercise Set - Page 140: 22

$x\leq 12,500$ dollars

#### Work Step by Step

Let the cost of production be $x$. The cost of the production of the software cannot exceed 12,500 dollars can be translated as: $x$ is less than or equal to 12,500. $x\leq 12,500$ dollars

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