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We just learned equations & inequalities today and im so confused on how to do it!will someone help me??? -5 + 2 < -2

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  1. Is this a true/false or did you make a typo? -5+2 equals -3, which is less than -2, so this would be true. If that's not the problem, please retype it.

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  2. Equations and inequalities work exactly the same way, except when multiplying or dividing by a negative number. In that case, the carat (<>) is reversed.

    < = is less than what follows

    > = is more than what follows

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