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vbravo Posted - 03/24/2013 : 19:08:34
I am not sure how to use a t-chart to figure out this problem.

-2x – y ≥ 4
Y ≥ -2
X ≥ -6

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vbravo Posted - 03/29/2013 : 18:17:54
Thank you
Ultraglide Posted - 03/28/2013 : 20:03:09
Your result is a right triangle with y=-2x-4 as the hypotenuse
vbravo Posted - 03/27/2013 : 19:51:09
Thank you, I think I understand it now.
Ultraglide Posted - 03/27/2013 : 10:54:19
With these types of graphs, you get a region.
Graph x=-6, y=-2 and y=-2x-4.
Since you want x-6, the region is to the right of the line x=-6.
Since you want y-2, the region is above y=-2.
Now rearrange -2x-y4 to give y-2x-4, the region is below the line y=-2x-4.
We include the lines because each of the inequalities is ''.
What you get is a right triangle.
If you want to find the domain, it is greater than or equal to -6 and less than or equal to the point where the line y=-2x-4 intersects the line y=-2. If you want to find the range, it is greater than or equal to -2 and less than or equal to the point where the line y=-2x-4 intersects the line x=-6.
vbravo Posted - 03/26/2013 : 20:51:55
Okay now I'm confused. Can you break it down to steps?
Ultraglide Posted - 03/26/2013 : 18:16:42
First, graph the two inequalities, x-6 and y-2.
Then graph -2x-y=4 (just the equality). It may help by rearranging it to y = -2x-4. Be careful with this one, remember if you include he inequality, it is now y-2x-4
Now, decide where the region that satisfies all the inequalities lies remembering that you include the boundary lines.
vbravo Posted - 03/26/2013 : 03:11:09
I'm not sure why it posted that way, here is the problem again,

Graph the solution set of the system.


*What I don't understand is how to use the t-chart to figure out the solution, I don't understand what numbers to start on the t-chart to figure out the solution. I know it looks like a T and you place the x on the top left and the y on the top right. Then you start to enter numbers below the line under each letter to find the solution, problem is that I don't understand what numbers do I start with?

Thank you for your help,
TchrWill Posted - 03/25/2013 : 11:28:52
Originally posted by vbravo

I am not sure how to use a t-chart to figure out this problem.

-2x – y ≥ 4
Y ≥ -2
X ≥ -6

Is your problem one dealing with T-Numbers and/or T-Totals?

Might you be able to explain the hieroglyphics?

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