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    Here is an inequality...does my variable make the inequality true?

    -3x < -17

    x > -5

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    Let's solve the inequality.
    Divide -3 from both sides of the inequality:
    x > -17/ (-3)
    x > 17/3

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    Solution Summary

    The following posting helps with a problem involving inequalities.