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Properties of Integrals

Use the properties of integrals to verify the inequality without evaluating the integral:
[the integral as 1 goes to 2 of (sqrt(5-x))dx] is greater than or equal to [the integral as 1 goes to 2 of (sqrt(x+1))dx].

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