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# Find the Smallest Value of X for Which 5 - 2x < 51/2 - 5/3x Where X is Interger - Mathematics

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#### Question

Find the smallest value of x for which 5 - 2"x" < 5 1/2 - 5/3"x" where x  is interger

#### Solution

5 - 2"x" < 5 1/2 - 5/3 "x"

-2x + 5/3 "x"< 11/2 - 5

(-"x")/3 < 1/2

-"x" < 3/2

x > - 1.5

Thus, the required smallest value of x is -1.

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