Posted by **Eric** on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 3:20pm.

Solve the inequality. - 5x / 7 -2>-1

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**Reiny**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 3:39pm
multiply each term by 7 to get of fractions

-5x - 14 ≥ -7

-5x ≥ 7

x ≤ -7/5

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**Eric**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 4:03pm
I tried that and I came up with x< -1.4, is that correct?

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**Reiny**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 4:23pm
well, what is -7/5 ??

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**Eric**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 4:40pm
I don't know, -35? I stink at math and all of it's many steps.

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**Reiny**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 4:45pm
I am sorry, but I find it extremely odd that you call these questions "College Algebra" and you don't know what

7 ÷ 5 is .

What "college" are you attending ?

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**Eric**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 5:01pm
I know right? I almost did not pass my ability to benefit test to get into Barstow College my math skills were so bad. So would the answer be x<_-1.4?

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**Reiny**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 5:04pm
yes

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**Eric**, Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 5:08pm
Thanks!

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