A8 | Maths Made Easy

QUESTION: On a number line, display the following inequality.

1\leq x\leq 8

 

ANSWER: There are boundaries at 1 and 8, so we will draw two circles there on the number. They are both inclusive inequalities, so we will draw closed (filled-in) circles. Then, since the only numbers included in the inequality are those in between the two boundaries, we connect the two circles with a line. This looks like