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Equations and Inequalities

Equations and Inequalities

Solving Inequalities Examples

Example 1

Solve the inequality x - 4 < 7 and show the solutions using a number line. Add 4 to both sides of the inequality and find that x < 11.

Example 2

Solve the inequality 4x + 2 ≤ 3x + 10.

Example 3

Solve the inequality 3(y - 1) > 2(4 + y).

Example 4

Solve the inequality - 4(x - 1)< 2x + 3.

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