 Practice with Compound Inequalities Terms of Use    Contact Person: Donna Roberts  Directions: Solve the following problems relating to compound inequalities. Be careful! The shout outs may, or may not, be correct.

1.
Which of the following choices is NOT a solution of
-4 < -6x + 2 < 8 ? Choose:
 0 1 2 -1

2.
Which of the following choices is a solution to
x < -5 or x > 8 ? Choose:
 x = -1 x = -6 x = 0 x = -4

3.
Which of the following choices is NOT a solution to ? Choose:
 x = 0 x = -1 x = 3 x = -5

4.
Which expressions is represented by this graph?  Choose:
 (x < -1) and (x > 3) (x < -1) or (x > 3) (x > -1) and (x < 3) (x > -1) or (x < 3)

5.
Which of the following graphs represents the solution set for:  Choose:    6.
Which expression has the entire number line as its graph? Choose:
 (x > 5) and (x < 8) (x < 5) and (x > 8) (x > 5) or (x < 8) (x < 5) or (x > 8)

7.
Which of the following choices describes the solution set to this compound inequality?  Choose:
 2 < x < 6 2 < x < 6 x < 2 or x > 6 x < 2 or x > 6

8.
Which choice is the solution set to this compound inequality?  Choose:
 x < 5 or x > 6 5 < x and x < 6 x < 5 or x > 6 5 < x and x < 6

9.
Which of the following choices is a solution to this compound inequality?
4x - 5 < 7 and x > 6 Choose:
 x < 3 or x > 6 x < 2 or x > 6 3 < x < 6 no solution

10.
Which choice is the solution set for:
-3x < 6 and x + 2 < 9 Choose:
 x < -2 and x < 7 x > -2 and x < 7 x < -2 or x < 7 x > -2 or x < 7 NOTE: The re-posting of materials (in part or whole) from this site to the Internet is copyright violation and is not considered "fair use" for educators. Please read the "Terms of Use".