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6-28.

Substitute each value for *x* in the inequality given above.

**4** + 4 < 2(**4**) − 3

By simplifying, we get:

8 < 8 − 3

8 < 5

Is 8 less than 5?

False

**−2** + 4 < 2(**−2**) − 3

By simplifying, we get:

2 < −4 − 3

2 < −7

Is 2 less than -7?

See parts (a) and (b).

See parts (a) and (b).