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6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1, Problem 98RE
To determine

To calculate: The solution of the given inequality and express the solution using interval notation. Also graph the solution set on the real number line.

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 98RE

The shaded region shows solution of the given inequality on the graph below .

  Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus - 6th Edition, Chapter 1, Problem 98RE , additional homework tip  1

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

The given inequality is x34x25x>2

Formula used:

In order to solve an inequality, the following things can be done.

• Add the same quantity to each side of th inequality

• Subtract the same quantity from each side

• Multiply or divide each side by the same positive quantity and If multiplied or divided each side by a negative quantity, then the inequality symbol must be reversed.

In case of non linear inequality,the function may be factorised and solved further long division method etc.

Calculation:

In order to solve an inequality, the following things can be done.

• Add the same quantity to each side of th inequality

• Subtract the same quantity from each side

• Multiply or divide each side by the same positive quantity and If multiplied or divided each side by a negative quantity, then the inequality symbol must be reversed.

The inequality can be solved as follows:

  x34x25x>2

  (x1)(x23x+2)>0(x1)(x2)(x1)>0

The solution using interval notation is (5,)

The marked line shows the given inequality on the graph below .

Calculation:

In order to solve an inequality, the following things can be done.

• Add the same quantity to each side of th inequality

• Subtract the same quantity from each side

• Multiply or divide each side by the same positive quantity and If multiplied or divided each side by a negative quantity, then the inequality symbol must be reversed.

The inequality can be solved as follows:

  x34x25x>2

  (x1)(x23x+2)>0(x1)(x2)(x1)>0

The interval notation is (5,)

The marked line shows the given inequality on the graph below .

  Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus - 6th Edition, Chapter 1, Problem 98RE , additional homework tip  2..

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