Inequalities

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Lesson Description:

Introduction to writing inequalities and determining if they are true or false.

Created by and copyright of Larry Perez. Funded by the state of California through Saddleback College. More information on videos, resources, and lessons at Algebra2Go.

Questions answered by this video:
  • What are inequalities?
  • What do <, >, <=, and >= mean?
  • Is -4 > -5?
  • Is 4 > 5?
  • Is -3 2/7 > -3 3/10?
  • Is -5 <= 5?
  • Is -8 >= -7?
  • Is 11 <= 11?
  • How do you translate word statements into inequalities?
  • How do you write seven is less than ten as an inequality?
  • How would you write seven less than ten as a math statement?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This lesson is an introduction to the inequality symbols, what they mean, and how to use a number line to determine inequality. Several examples are shown and a number line is used to show that certain inequalities are true or false. This is a great way to learn about inequality.