Solving Inequalities


In this chapter, inequalities and their properties are introduced, and students learn how to solve simple then compound inequalities. Absolute value equations and inequalities are discussed in the latter part of the chapter.

What you can expect to learn

After completing these activities you should be able to

  1. Determine whether a given number is a solution to a given inequality.
  2. Solve inequalities.
  3. Solve conjunctions and disjunctions.
  4. Solve absolute value equations.
  5. Solve absolute value inequalities.
Activity List