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### Assignment 8

Solve:

### Solution

The best way to solve such an inequality is to make the right-hand side equal to . So we take to the left-hand side and convert the fractions to the same denominator.

For both the numerator and the denominator we draw number lines, as well as for the quotient.

---------------(-6)++++++++++++++

--------------------------------(-2)+++++

quotient +++++++(-6)------------(-2)+++++

The third line shows that the inequality is satisfied if:

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