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Comparing Solutions to Two Inequalities

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INSTRUCTIONS

Compare Column A and Column B, using additional information centered above the two quantities if such information is given, and select one of the following four answer choices:

(A) The quantity in column A is greater.
(B) The quantity in column B is greater.
(C) Both quantities are equal.
(D) The relationship cannot be determined without further information.

A symbol that appears more than once in a question has the same meaning throughout the question.

Column A: The smallest integer value of $a$ that satisfies $a+5>8$

Column B: The largest integer value of $a$ that satisfies $2a-3<7$

A

The quantity in column A is greater.

B

The quantity in column B is greater.

C

Both quantities are equal.

D

The relationship cannot be determined without further information.