If |x| < 2 = -2 < x < 2 then, |x| > 2 = ?
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Originally Posted by joshuaa If |x| < 2 = -2 < x < 2 then, |x| > 2 = ? $\displaystyle x>2\text{ or }x<-2$
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Or to put it in another way, if you know that |x| ≤ 2 means -2 ≤ x ≤ 2, then |x| > 2 must mean all (real values) for which |x| ≤ 2 does not hold, so... You could draw a (real) number line to see this better.
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