# How do you solve and graph the compound inequality #5 < 4x + 1 < 13# ?

##### 1 Answer

May 9, 2015

You could break this up into 2 separate inequalities, but there probably is no real advantage to this.

Remember that you can perform the following operations without modifying the orientation of the inequality:

1. Add or Subtract any value.

2. Multiply or Divide by any value

Graphed as a number line this would look like: