Ch 4: FTCE Math: Linear Inequalities

About This Chapter

In order for you to be prepared for the linear equality content that will be on the FTCE Math exam, you need to use our interactive chapter. It will make learning and reviewing the material fun.

FTCE Math: Linear Inequalities - Chapter Summary

Make your way through the lessons in this chapter to pick up insightful information and skills that will be needed to do well on the FTCE Math exam. Some topics you will review in depth include:

  • Definition of inequality in math
  • Creating inequalities out of math sentences
  • Solving different kinds of linear inequalities
  • Graphing variable and linear inequalities
  • The absolute-value inequality
  • The graphing of an absolute value inequality

Use these lessons multiple times to effectively remember linear inequality content for the exam. After doing so, go ahead and take advantage of our self-assessment quizzes. Doing so gives you the chance to quickly assess your knowledge and skills. If you get stuck on a math principle or theorem, you can reach out and get help from our online instructors. They are knowledgeable and can provide insight, helping you master any concept in this chapter.

7 Lessons in Chapter 4: FTCE Math: Linear Inequalities
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What is an Inequality?

1. What is an Inequality?

Deciding how to spend your money can be a tricky thing. Should you save it, invest it, or enjoy it? Learn how inequalities can help you make your decision!

Translating Math Sentences to Inequalities

2. Translating Math Sentences to Inequalities

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can easily translate math sentences into inequalities. Once you know how to do this, solving word problems becomes that much easier.

Solving Linear Inequalities: Practice Problems

3. Solving Linear Inequalities: Practice Problems

Linear inequalities may look intimidating, but they're really not much different than linear equations. In this lesson, we'll practice solving a variety of linear inequalities.

How to Graph 1- and 2-Variable Inequalities

4. How to Graph 1- and 2-Variable Inequalities

So an inequality is just an equation with a less than or greater than symbol. But what is the difference between 1 and 2 variable inequalities? What does have a greater than or equal to symbol change? When do you use a number line instead of a coordinate plane? Get those answers here!

Linear Inequality: Solving, Graphing & Problems

5. Linear Inequality: Solving, Graphing & Problems

If you can solve linear equations, you can solve linear inequalities. In this lesson, you will learn how similar the solving processes are. You will also learn the notations you need to use when graphing linear inequalities.

The Absolute-Value Inequality: Definition & Example

6. The Absolute-Value Inequality: Definition & Example

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to solve absolute value inequalities. Learn how you can easily set up your problem to successfully solve your problem each and every time.

How to Solve and Graph an Absolute Value Inequality

7. How to Solve and Graph an Absolute Value Inequality

Taking two skills and combining them to make a more complicated problem is a classic tactic in mathematics. If you feel confident with absolute values and inequalities, see if you can tackle them with their powers combined here!

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