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Answered 2012-12-26 03:18:17

In solving an inequality you generally use the same methods as for solving an equation. The main difference is that when you multiply or divide each side by a negative, you have to switch the direction of the inequality sign.

The solution to an equation is often a single value, but the solution to an inequality is usually an infinite set of numbers, such as x>3.

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Answered 2020-05-12 16:12:21

How are the solutions to the inequality -2x≥10 different from the solutions to ?

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