How to Solve and Graph an Absolute Value Inequality


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Which rule do you need to remember when solving a 1-variable absolute value inequality?

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1. Solve the following inequality:

2. When the arrows of an inequality go in opposite directions, or the absolute value is greater than, what type of a compound inequality are we working with?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

To graph absolute value inequalities, you must remember an additional step beyond those required for other forms of inequalities. This quiz/worksheet combo will test your knowledge of how to graph absolute value inequalities as well as additional important information.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will quiz you on the following:

  • A new rule for solving an absolute value inequality
  • When absolute values are important
  • How to identify different types of compound inequalities
  • What an inequality means in math

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet use the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on solving and graphing absolute value inequalities
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the new step required in this procedure
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions identifying different types of compound inequalities

Additional Learning

To further your understanding of graphing inequalities, review the lesson called How to Solve and Graph and Absolute Value Inequality. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explain what shape graphs of absolute values make
  • Discuss how to graph both 1- and 2-variable inequalities
  • Demonstrate how to decide what side of the graph is greater and less than