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A quality control officer is randomly checking the weights of candy bags being filled by an automatic filling machine. Each bag is advertised as weighing 500 grams. A bag must weigh within 5.3 grams in order to be accepted. What is the range of rejected bags, x, for the bags of candy?

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LittleJeff

from 0g to 494.7g are rejected as well as those heavier than 505.3grams. You calculate this by subtracting and adding 5.3 to 500

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