# How do you graph an inequality on a number line?

##### 1 Answer

Inequalities represent a **range** of values, rather than a single value.

Let's see some examples to understand better.

Let us consider the inequality

This would mean

This is represented by a line starting from

In case the inequality was

It would mean that

In case you can't draw **on** the number line, you can also show the range just above the number.

If your inequality is

You can represent it as:

Following are some great examples that I got from here.