Precalculus (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 013421742X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13421-742-0

Chapter 1 - Equations and Inequalities - 1.8 Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities - 1.8 Exercises - Page 168: 74


$|q-22| \le 8$

Work Step by Step

RECALL: $|a-b|$ represents the distance between the real numbers $a$ and $b$. Thus, the distance between $q$ and $22$ is represented by $|q-22|$. Since the distance is no more than (less than or equal to) $8$ units, then the required inequality is: $|q-22| \le 8$
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