Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321969359
ISBN 13: 978-0-32196-935-4

Chapter R - Section R.1 - Basic Concepts - R.1 Exercises - Page 12: 93



Work Step by Step

We are given the statement $-6\lt7+3$. Since $7+3=10$, the statement is equivalent to $-6\lt10$. -6 is to the left of 10 on the number line, meaning that -6 has a value that is less than that of 10. Therefore, the statement is true.
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