Interpreting The Solution To An Algebraic Inequality

Memory Cards

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Memory Cards

Marcus wants to order memory cards for his computer from an online store. If the cards cost $15.99 each, and the cost of shipping is $5.50, how many cards can he order for under $50?

  • Solve the inequality.
  • Interpret the solution to inequality.
  • Graph the solution to the problem on the number line.

HANDOUT: Memory Cards
INTERACTIVE: Graph an Inequality

Hint:

Think about what the solution to the inequality should look like based on the problem situation and question.