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    complete the inequality give the solution set

    -23<or equal to 3x-8 and 9x-8<-17
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    Quote Originally Posted by lovely08 View Post
    -23<or equal to 3x-8 and 9x-8<-17
    -23 \le 3x-8
    -15 \le 3x
    x \ge -5

    9x-8<-17
    9x<-25
    x<\frac{-25}{9}

    Combine these two together and you have the following constraint:

    -5 < x \le \frac{-25}{9}
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