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Unformatted text preview: (is less than or equal to) or the (is greater than or equal to) signs. Inequations involve the (is not equal to) sign. Solving linear inequalities is similar to solving linear equations , but with the following differences: Typically, an inequality has infinitely many solutions , and the solution set is often written in interval form . WARNING 1 : We must reverse the direction of the inequality sign if we switch the sides of an inequality, or if we multiply or divide both sides by a negative number. Solving inequations is also similar to solving equations, although never needs to be reversed....
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