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A publishing company publishes a total of no more than 100 books every year. At least 20 of these are nonfiction, but the company always publishes at least as much fiction as nonfiction. Find a system of inequalities that describes the possible numbers of fiction and nonfiction books that the company can produce each year consistent with these policies. Graph the solution set...

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1 of 9Let $x$ be the number of fiction books and $y$ be the number of nonfiction books. Now, based from the given information the system of inequalities is shown below.

$\begin{cases} \begin{aligned} x+y&\le100\\ 20&\le y\\ x&\ge y\\ x&\ge0\\ y&\ge0 \end{aligned} \end{cases}$

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