Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 4 - Proportions, Percents, and Solving Inequalities - 4.4 - Inequalities - Problem Set 4.4: 49

Answer

$x\lt1$

Work Step by Step

Using the properties of inequalities, the solution to the given inequality, $ -2\lt-3x+1 ,$ is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} -2-1\lt-3x \\\\ -3\lt-3x \\\\ \dfrac{-3}{-3}\gt x \\\\ 1\gt x \\\\ x\lt1 .\end{array}
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