algebra
posted by nyet on .
2x+1/x+1 (is less than or equal to) 2
what is the solution of the inequality?

If (2x+1)/(x+1) = 2, then
2x +1 = 2x +2
which can never happen.
If x>1, 2x +1 <= 2x + 2
which is always true
If x<1 2x +1 >= 2x =2
which is never true.
Therefore x > 1 is the answer.
x = 1 is not allowed