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9-53.
  1. Identify the statements below as sometimes true, always true, or never true. Homework Help ✎

    1. −4 ≤ 9

    2. x < 1

    3. − 5 > −2

    4. 3x + 5 = 2

    5. 61 = 61

    6. −6 < −6

What if x is 7?
What if x is −4?

3x + 5 = 2
−5 −5
3x = −3

If x is equal to −1, then the statement is true.
Any other time the statement is false.
Therefore, the statement is sometimes true.

Sometimes true

Always true