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Inequality My TI89 does not solve the inequality (3x + 1)/x < 0. However several students of mine can. How is this possible?

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You need to input the equation, (3x+1)/x<0, then you need to indicate that you are solving for x by putting comma then x. The equation you are inputting should look like this: solve((3x+1)/x<0,x) and the answer will be -1/3<x<0. That ",x" is telling the calculator to solve for x.

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