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35 added to n is greater than or equal to the sum of k and 21

35 added to n is greater than or equal to the sum of k and 21 Take this algebraic expression in 3 parts: 35 added to n means we have a sum: n +...
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There are 5 pencil-cases on the desk. Each pencil-case contains at least 10 pencils, but not more th

There are 5 pencil-cases on the desk. Each pencil-case contains at least 10 pencils, but not more than 14 pencils. Which of the following could be...
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Jordan has already scored 153 points this basketball season. If he scores 17 points per game, which

Jordan has already scored 153 points this basketball season. If he scores 17 points per game, which inequality represents the number of addional...
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Today is my birthday! Four-fifths of my current age is greater than three-quarters of my age one yea

Today is my birthday! Four-fifths of my current age is greater than three-quarters of my age one year from now. Given that my age is an integer...
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A quarter of a number is greater than or equal to 38

A quarter of a number is greater than or equal to 38. The phrase a number means an arbitrary variable, let's call it x. A quarter of a number...
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People with a drivers license are at least 16 years old and no older than 85 years old

People with a drivers license are at least 16 years old and no older than 85 years old. Set up the inequality, where p represents the people:...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Nov 6, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A certain species of fish costs \$3.19 each. You can spend at most \$35. How many of this type of f

A certain species of fish costs \$3.19 each. You can spend at most \$35. How many of this type of fish can you buy for your aquarium? Let the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Nov 4, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Victoria is 4 years older than her neighbor. The sum of their ages is no more than 14 years.

Victoria is 4 years older than her neighbor. The sum of their ages is no more than 14 years. Let Victoria's age be v. And her neighbor's age be...
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The longest bridge in america is 1700 ft long. Write an inequality that describes the length of ever

The longest bridge in america is 1700 ft long. Write an inequality that describes the length of every bridge. Let the bridge length be b. Since...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 12, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

9 is greater than x and x is greater than 3

9 is greater than x and x is greater than 3 This is a compound inequality. We write this as: 3 < x < 9
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3 times a number increased by 1 is between -8 and 13

3 times a number increased by 1 is between -8 and 13. Let's take this algebraic expression in 4 parts: Part 1 - The phrase a number means an...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 22, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

the sum of 5 and y is less than or equal to -21

the sum of 5 and y is less than or equal to -21 Take this algebraic expression in parts: The sum of 5 and y means we add y to 5 5 + y The...
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The recommended daily calcium intake for a 20-year-old is 1,000 milligrams (mg). One cup of milk con

The recommended daily calcium intake for a 20-year-old is 1,000 milligrams (mg). One cup of milk contains 299 mg of calcium and one cup of juice...
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8 more than twice a number is less than 6 more than the number

8 more than twice a number is less than 6 more than the number. This is an algebraic expression, let's take it in pieces... The phrase a number...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 15, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests