Linear
Inequality
An inequality that can be written in the form "linear
polynomial > linear polynomial" or "linear polynomial > constant".
The > sign may be replaced by <, ≤,
or ≥.
The following are examples of
linear inequalities: 2x – 3 < 5, 4a + 9 ≥ 8 – 9a,
and 2x + 5y ≤ 1.
See
also
Linear polynomial, constant
