Difference between revisions of "2017 AMC 10B Problems/Problem 3"

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==Problem==
 
==Problem==
  
[QUESTION]
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Real numbers <math>x</math>, <math>y</math>, and <math>z</math> satify the inequalities
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<math>0<x<1</math>, <math>-1<y<0</math>, and <math>1<z<2</math>.
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Which of the following numbers is necessarily positive?
  
<math>\textbf{(A)}\ [???]\qquad\textbf{(B)}\ [???]\qquad\textbf{(C)}\ [???]\qquad\textbf{(D)}\ [???]\qquad\textbf{(E)}\ [???]</math>
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<math>\textbf{(A)}\ y+x^2\qquad\textbf{(B)}\ y+xz\qquad\textbf{(C)}\ y+y^2\qquad\textbf{(D)}\ y+2y^2\qquad\textbf{(E)}\ y+z</math>
  
 
==Solution==
 
==Solution==

Revision as of 11:36, 16 February 2017

Problem

Real numbers $x$, $y$, and $z$ satify the inequalities $0<x<1$, $-1<y<0$, and $1<z<2$. Which of the following numbers is necessarily positive?

$\textbf{(A)}\ y+x^2\qquad\textbf{(B)}\ y+xz\qquad\textbf{(C)}\ y+y^2\qquad\textbf{(D)}\ y+2y^2\qquad\textbf{(E)}\ y+z$

Solution

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