## Elementary Algebra

1.9 - 2.6 - 3.4 $\lt$ 2.5 - 1.6 - 4.2 To check whether this inequality is true or false, we simplify it. Multiply by 10 to remove all decimals. 19 - 26 - 34 $\lt$ 25 - 16 - 42 -41 $\lt$ -33 Because it is true that -41 is less than -33, this inequality is true.