Explanation

Statement (1)

This statement is true for any value of x, whether positive, negative, or zero. This statement is insufficient.

The correct answer is B, C, or E.

Statement (2)

This statement is true for any value of*x* __<__ 0.

This statement is insufficient.

Statement (1 & 2)

Any value of*x* __<__ 0 satisfies both statements. Both statements together are insufficient.

**The correct choice is E.**

This statement is true for any value of x, whether positive, negative, or zero. This statement is insufficient.

The correct answer is B, C, or E.

Statement (2)

This statement is true for any value of

This statement is insufficient.

Statement (1 & 2)

Any value of