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1.) m - 7 < 6

m < =1
m > 1
m < 13
m -13

2.) p + 12 > 9

p>21
p>3
p>-21
p>-3

3.) translate the following statement into an inequality. five less than a number is at least nine.

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  1. m - 7 < 6

    m -7 + 7 < 6 + 7

    m < 13

    p + 12 > 9

    p + 12 - 12 < 9 -12

    p < -3

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    posted by Steve
  2. no, p > -3

    adding or subtracting does not change the direction of the inequality. (Also, p < -3 was not one of the choices.)

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    posted by Steve
  3. Steve, looks like you should have had that early morning coffee.

    from
    p + 12 > 9
    p+12 - 12 > 9 - 12
    p > -3

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    posted by Reiny
  4. Ahh. The first Steve who answered was not the same as the second one. I may have to change my moniker if this gets too confusing...

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    posted by Steve
  5. hey

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  6. suh dude

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