# Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - 2.6 Solving Inequalities - 2.6 Exercise Set - Page 135: 10

equivalent

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of inequality, the given expression, $-1\lt t,$ is equivalent to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} -1\lt t \\\\ -t\lt 1 \\\\ -1(-t)\lt -1(1) \\\\ t\gt -1 .\end{array} The inequality above is the same as the other given inequality, $t\gt-1.$ Hence, the given expressions are $\text{ equivalent .}$

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