# 8th grade math Ms. Sue

posted by
**Destiny**
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How is an inequality different from an equation? Give a real-world scenario in which you would write an inequality rather than an equation.

I don't know how to solve this or what the answer is. Please help!

You said:

Denise has $50 and wants to buy two new shirts. She needs to know how the average price she'll need to pay so that she doesn't exceed her $50.

2n < 50

^^^^^^^^^^^^Is 2n < 50 the only step?