# Math Help - Smallest Range Value

1. ## Smallest Range Value

If the domain of g(x) = 1 - 5x is -3 ≤ x ≤ 2, what is the smallest range value of g(x)?

2. Originally Posted by sharkman
If the domain of g(x) = 1 - 5x is -3 ≤ x ≤ 2, what is the smallest range value of g(x)?
$1-5x\geq 1-5*2=-9$

3. ## Again..

Originally Posted by ynj
$1-5x\geq 1-5*2=-9$
Can you please explain what you mean in words?

4. Originally Posted by sharkman
If the domain of g(x) = 1 - 5x is -3 ≤ x ≤ 2, what is the smallest range value of g(x)?
It should be a straightforward business to draw the graph (a line) of y = 1 - 5x over the given domain and get the range from the y-coordinates of the endpoints. Where are you stuck?