# How do you rewrite the inequality #abs(1/4x+10)<18# as a compound inequality?

##### 1 Answer

May 29, 2017

#### Answer:

See explanation.

#### Explanation:

According to the definition of absolute value we can rewrite the inequality:

# |x-a| < b #

as

#-b < x-a < b#

so in the given example you get: