Algebra 2

What happens to the signs in an inequality when you multiply or divide on both sides by a negative?

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  1. What happens to the signs in an inequality when you multiply or divide on both sides by a negative?

    The same thing that happens in an equation.

    I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

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  2. ...however the "inequality sign" has to be reversed.

    e.g.

    -3x > 15
    x < -5

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