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Solve the system of inequalities by graphing y < -2x - 1 and y < 2x + 3

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Posted June 6, 2013 at 4:24 PM via web

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Solve the system of inequalities by graphing y < -2x - 1 and y < 2x + 3

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justaguide | College Teacher | (Level 2) Distinguished Educator

Posted June 6, 2013 at 5:27 PM (Answer #1)

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The inequalities are y < -2x - 1 and y < 2x + 3

Plotting the two inequalities:

As y < -2x - 1 and y < 2x + 3, the common area is the points that lie below the two lines. It can be seen quite clearly in the graph drawn above.

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