# How do you write the inequality and solve "eight less than a number is no more than 14 and no less than 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 14, 2017

See the entire solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, let's call "a number":

Then. "eight less than a number" can be written as:

This expression "is no more than 14" can be written as:

This expression "and no less than 5" can be written as:

Or

We can combine these two inequalities as:

To solve we can add

Or

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