# inequality Notation

• March 4th 2013, 02:34 PM
ImaginaryMe
inequality Notation
Hi all,

I was wondering, is it considered in bad taste to have both an equality and an inequality in the same expression? Should I split them up? For example:

$\frac{x}{y}=c\times\frac{a}{b}<\frac{a}{b}$

Thanks
• March 4th 2013, 04:17 PM
emakarov
Re: inequality Notation
I think that it's just a bit informal and is usually fine.
• March 6th 2013, 07:35 AM
ImaginaryMe
Re: inequality Notation
Ok thanks