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Determine whether the given numbers are solutions of the inequality.

t - 8 > 2t - 3

The given numbers are: 0, 3.3, -9, -3

I understand the problem and how to figure it out. Its just that when I tried this problem, none of the numbers worked. Did any work for you?

Thanks in advance!

  • Algebra -

    I would solve the inequation:
    t - 8 > 2t - 3
    -t > 5
    t < -5

    now it is easy to see that only -9 would work.

  • Thanks! -

    Thank you so mcuh for your help! I completely understand it now!

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