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# The inequality 3x – 16 > 4x + 12 is true if and only if which of the

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The inequality 3x – 16 > 4x + 12 is true if and only if which of the following is true?

A. x < —28
B. x < –7
C. x > —7
D. x > –16
E. x > —28

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14 Jan 2019, 02:55
Bunuel wrote:
The inequality 3x – 16 > 4x + 12 is true if and only if which of the following is true?

A. x < —28
B. x < –7
C. x > —7
D. x > –16
E. x > —28

solve for the given expression we get
-28>x

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14 Jan 2019, 04:40
3X - 16 > 4X + 12

-28 > X

X < -28

OPTION: A
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