## Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall

# Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - Get Ready! - Page 161: 4

#### Answer

$-5/2 \lt 2.5$

#### Work Step by Step

-5/2 is negative and 2.5 is not. No matter what, a positive number is always greater than a negative number. Thus, -5/2 is less than 2.5.

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