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How is an inequality different from an equation? Give a real-world scenario in which you would write an inequality rather than an equation.

Daphne has $25. She wants to buy two new paint brushes for her art teacher. Daphne needs to know the average price so she doesn't spend more than $25.

2s < $25
2s÷2=$25÷2
s = $12.50

Is this a good example of a real life scenario where you would use an inequality rather than a equation?

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  1. Yes, that's a good example. :-)

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    Ms. Sue
  2. Thank you so much!

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  3. You're very welcome.

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    Ms. Sue
  4. what is 10<13x

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  5. For those of you that are copying this word from word into your discussion at your online school: stop. A teacher can easily copy and paste your answer into google and find out that you used it. This can also throw you out of school and into jail. Think about your future and your children's future.

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  6. thank you!!

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  7. if you want to get away with it just do something like this.

    How is a inequality different from a equation? Well here is an example.

    Steve has $425. He wants to buy 2 new computers for his Tec Ed teacher Mike. Steve needs to know the average price so he doesn't spend more than $425.

    2s < $425
    2s÷2=$425÷2
    s = $212.50

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  8. You wont go to jail xD

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  9. y'all are -_- XD

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  10. Dude. It's a learning sight that helps kids better under stand things that they are struggling with. =-=

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