Practice!

Sample Problem

Translate the following phrase into an inequality

All real numbers less than 2 and greater than or equal to -3.

Solution

All numbers less than positive 2 is represented by x < 2.

All numbers greater than or equal to -3 is represented by -3 ≤ x.

Since we are looking for the numbers lying in between these sets of numbers, we have -3 ≤ x < 2