# compound inequality

• December 6th 2011, 03:16 PM
sri340
compound inequality
what are all values of x which satisfy 2x -7 < 3x + 3 < 5 - x ?
• December 6th 2011, 03:59 PM
Quacky
Re: compound inequality
Split it up.

$2x-7<3x+3$

Solve this as though it were an equation. Then do the same for:

$3x + 3 < 5 - x$