Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - Get Ready: 4

Answer

$-\frac{5}{2}\lt2.5$

Work Step by Step

All negative numbers are to the left of 0 on the number line. All positive numbers are to the right of 0 on the number line, so all positive numbers are greater than all negative numbers. Therefore, 2.5 is greater than $-5/2$.
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