Math Station 2

Solving inequalities

The object is to get the variable, the letter, by itself.


Whatever you do to one side, you must do to the other.

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First remove the stand alone constant

In the picture they added 5 to both sides to take it out of the inequality

Second, remove the coefficient from both sides.

In the picture they divided both sides by 2 to remove the coefficient from both sides.

Last you have the variable is greater than, less than or equal to the number