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9-23.

Decide if the statements below are true or false. If necessary, review the descriptions for the inequality symbols

Think of negative signs as 'owing.' Would you rather have

or owe ?

Simplify the right side of the inequality.

Remember to follow the Order of Operations.

Would you rather owe

or owe ?