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# The area of the region described....

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21 Apr 2017, 22:52
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The area of the region described by the inequality |x|+|y|=<3 is

A)9
B)18
C)27
D)15
E)12

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22 Apr 2017, 00:39
i got it wrong .
Failed to consider negative signs of the variable .
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22 Apr 2017, 01:43
arvind910619 wrote:
i got it wrong .
Failed to consider negative signs of the variable .

The equation can be
X + Y =< 3 -----FIRST QUADRANT
-X + Y =< 3-----SECOND QUADRANT

THEY MAKE UP A SQUARE WHOOSE SIDE IS \sqrt{18}
HENCE AREA EQUALS 18

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