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9-17.

Solve the inequalities below for the given variables. Represent your solutions on a number line.

Solve as an equation for

.Distribute the left side.

Add

to both sides. Divide by

on both sides. Test

Solve as an equation for

.Multiply both sides by

. Divide both sides by

. Test

See the hints in parts (a) and (b).

See the hints in parts (a) and (b).

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