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Equations and Inequalities

Equations and Inequalities

Equivalent Inequalities Exercises

Example 1

For the inequality  6 < x, write a different inequality that is equivalent. 

Example 2

For the inequality -3 > x, write a different inequality that is equivalent.  

Example 3

For the inequality x > -2, write a different inequality that is equivalent. 

Example 4

Write the following statement as an inequality, using < or > as appropriate, and represent the inequality using a number line:

x is less than -7.

Example 5

Write the following statement as an inequality, using < or > as appropriate, and represent the inequality using a number line:

z is greater than 6.

Example 6

Write the following statement as an inequality, using < or > as appropriate, and represent the inequality using a number line:

0.5 is less than x.

Example 7

For the picture, what two equivalent inequalities are represented?

Example 8

For the picture, what two equivalent inequalities are represented?

Example 9

For the picture, what two equivalent inequalities are represented?

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