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Homework Help: Algebra, Please Help!

Posted by Nicole on Friday, April 20, 2012 at 11:44pm.

Devin attempted to solve the inequality -2x+6>10 following the steps below:

•subtract 6 from both sides of the inequality.
•divide both sides of the inequality by -2.

He finds that x>-2. Clearly explain why this is not a correct solution. In your response, be sure to explain what Devin needs to do to find the correct solution.

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