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PAGE: 217SET: ExercisesPROBLEM: 1
Please look in your text book for this problem Statement

The inequality is .

Subtract from each side.

Divide each side by .

Multiply each side by negative one and flip the symbol.

Graph the solution set on a number line.

inequality x < -0.5 number line diagram

Note: A circle means that this point is not included in the solution set.

The inequality solution set is .


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