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9-23.
  1. Decide if the statements below are true or false. If necessary, review the descriptions for the inequality symbols <, ≤, >, and ≥ in the Lesson 9.2.1 Math Notes box. Homework Help ✎

    1. 11 < −13

    2. 5(2) ≥ 10

    3. 13 > −3(2 − 6)

    4. 4 ≤ 4

    5. 9 ≥ −9

    6. −2 > −2

    7. −16 < −15

    8. 0 > 6

Think of negative signs as 'owing.' Would you rather have $11 or owe $13?

Simplify the right side of the inequality.
Remember to follow the Order of Operations.

Would you rather owe $16 or owe $15?