#### bumblebee123

##### Junior Member

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**question**: solve the inequality

**x^2 + x - 6 ≤ 0**

I can begin to solve this: ( x - 2 ) ( x + 3 ) ≤ 0

x ≤ 2 which is correct

x ≤ - 3 which is not correct

the answer is - 3

**≤**x

why does the inequality sign change?

any help would be really appreciated