# Less than or greater than equations

We already know

Less than is `<` greater than is `>`

But a logical step forward is:

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**Example 1**

`Dge34`

The line underneath the greater than symbol means "or equal to", so this means D is greater than or equal to 34.

**Example 2**

`Ble20`

This means B is less than or equal to 20.

# Less than or greater than equations

We already know

Less than is `<` greater than is `>`

But a logical step forward is:

** **

**Example 1**

`Dge34`

The line underneath the greater than symbol means "or equal to", so this means D is greater than or equal to 34.

**Example 2**

`Ble20`

This means B is less than or equal to 20.