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# What is the answer to this problem?

-8x<=32

x>=-4 or switch the sign around?

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- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Yes, you switch the sign around if you are multiplying/dividing the negative number by both sides.

-8x≤32

x≥-4

- 1 decade ago
Well, first of all, you don't need the = sign

Instead, -8x < 32

x > -4

The sign switches since you're dividing by a negative

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