Example 1

A video streaming service charges subscribers a monthly rate of $16, as well as a one-time fee of $56. So far, Cory has paid under $200 to the service. For how many months could Cory have been subscribing to the service?
  1. Write an inequality to represent the situation.
  2. Solve the inequality for the unknown variable.
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