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negative three times a number increased by seven is less than negative eleven

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    -3(x+7) < -11

    sounds like an inequality like what's depicted above

    again replace the number with a variable such as x and think about how the operations are correlated with the words

    now just solve to get x by itself, remember when you divide by a negative the sign will switch sides when it comes to inequalities

    hope this helps

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