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If x and y are real numbers such that x > 1 and y < −1,
then which of the following inequalities must be true?

  • A. x/y > 1

  • B. lxl2 > lyl

  • C. x/3 – 5 > y/3 – 5

  • D. x2 + 1 > y2 + 1

  • E. x−2 > y−2