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abbey2804

  • one year ago

During the last step of solving an inequality, for example I have came to -3p<-15 . When I divide -15 by -3, do I switch the sign so that the answer would be p>5?

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  1. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    You are correct. Whenever you multiply or divide both sides of an inequality by a negative number, the inequality sign flips.

  2. Mehek14
    • one year ago
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    yes dividing/multiplying by a negative flips the sign

  3. abbey2804
    • one year ago
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    Okay. Thanks

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