Positive multiplication and division property

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Positive multiplication and division property:   If  a  >  b , and  c  > 0, then  ac  >  bc.   If  a  <  b , and  c  > 0, then  ac  <  bc.   If  a  >  b , and  c  > 0, then  If a < b, and c > 0, then  Multiplying or dividing each side of an inequality by a positive number keeps the direction of 
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Unformatted text preview: the inequality the same. Example: If 5 &gt; 2, then 5(3) &gt; 2(3), therefore, 15 &gt; 6. If 3 &lt; 12, then ....
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