Inequalities are mathematical statements, which can be either true or false.
They are used to compare two quantities \(x\) and \(a\) to state either of the following:
When working with inequalities, four symbols must be known:
State whether each of the following statements is true or false.
Complete either of the following with either of the four symbols \(>\), \(< \), \(\geq \) or \(\leq \) to make each statement true.
Note: each of these has two possible solutions.