Precalculus (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32197-907-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-32197-907-0

Chapter 3 - Linear and Quadratic Functions - 3.5 Inequalities Involving Quadratic Functions - 3.5 Assess Your Understanding - Page 161: 44


$5\geq x \text{ or } x \le 5$

Work Step by Step

We know that the square root function is undefined for negative numbers, hence the expression inside the square root sign must be non-negative. Thus: $10-2x\geq0\\10\geq2x\\5\geq x$
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