# Math Help - linear inequalities ..checking answer

1. ## linear inequalities ..checking answer

hi-
i have to slove this problem

-3/2x > -6

what i did was i multiply 2 to -3/2 and -6
i cancel the 2 and i got -12

so i am left with -3x>-12
i then divide -3 to both sides. and i got

4>x
is this correct?

thanks

2. Originally Posted by Candy101
hi-
i have to slove this problem

-3/2x > -6

what i did was i multiply 2 to -3/2 and -6
i cancel the 2 and i got -12

so i am left with -3x>-12
i then divide -3 to both sides. and i got

4>x
is this correct?

thanks
yes, x < 4

3. Am I suppose to change the sign from > to < becuase I divided by a negative number? So the