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Melanie wants to rent a bike on her vacation for less than $50. At Mike's Bike Shop, she can rent a bike for $8 per hour plus a $6
flat fee. Any portion of an hour is charged as a full hour.
The inequality that represents this situation is 8h+6<50,
where h represents the number of hours Melanie rents the bike.

What does the solution for the inequality mean in relation to the situation

The solution h<7 means that Melanie can rent the bike for no more than 7 hours.

The solution h<5.5 means that Melanie can rent the bike for no more than 5 hours.*****

The solution h<5.5 means that Melanie can rent the bike for no more than 5.5 hours.

The solution h<5.5 means that Melanie can rent the bike for no more than 6 hours.

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  1. answer- The solution h<5.5 means that Melanie can rent the bike for no more than 5 hours.

    equation- 8h+6<50
    -6 -6
    8h <44
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    8 8
    h=5.5

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  2. sory i meant
    answer- The solution h<5.5 means that Melanie can rent the bike for no more than 5.5 hours.

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  3. oh thank you Ms.Andria Zafirkou!

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  4. Ms.Andria Zafirkou, your first option was correct. I tried the second one and got it wrong.

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