# How do you determine whether the pair (-2,-1) is a solution to #y> -sqrt(x+11)+1#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 23, 2016

Substitute -2 for x and -1 for y, simplify, and then observe whether the inequality is true.

#### Explanation:

Substitute -2 for x and -1 for y:

Simplify:

The inequality is true, therefore, the point