# How do you solve #Solve: 1/2x - 3 <=-1/1.5x - .5 <=1/2x + 2#?

##### 1 Answer

**Given**

**Simplify by multiplying each expression by #6#** to clear the fractions (Remember that you can multiply by any value greater than zero without effecting the orientation of the inequalities).

**Break this up into two compound inequalities:**

**and**

**Evaluate Inequality [1]**

**Evaluate Inequality [2]**

**Combine the Compound Inequalities** (with **and**)