# How do you solve 2x - 1 > 5 and 3x < - 6?

##### 1 Answer

The compound inequality has no solution.

#### Explanation:

This is a Compound Inequality.

In order to solve an inequality that involves the word "and", we must find values of

The problem asks us to solve:

In order to satisfy:

In order to satisfy:

In order to satisfy the compound inequality:

we need an

**and the same #x#** satisfies

It may help to think of the number line. We need a number