# Compound inequalities

• Compound inequalities are inequalities on both sides
• Example:
• $$8x -3 >= 6x + 4$$
• Add 3 to both sides, so you have $$8x >= 6x + 7$$
• Subtract $$6x$$ from both sides, so you have $$2x >= 7$$
• Divide both sides by 2, so you are left with $$x >= 3.5$$

Created: 2021-11-13 Sat 19:35

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