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10-11.

Is $x=-4$ a solution to $\frac{1}{3}(2x+5)>-1$? Explain how you know. Homework Help ✎

Substitute −4 for x and then simplify to see if you get a true statement.

No, when you substitute −4 for x you get the inequality −1 > −1, which is not true.