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The sum of 5 times a number and 50 is less than 6 times the number. What numbers satisfy this inequality?

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  1. 5 x + 50 < 6 x
    50 < x
    so
    x > 50
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    check
    if x = 51
    255 + 50 = 305
    but 6 x = 306 sure enough 305 is less than 306

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