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Multiply the inequality by -1 to make the coefficient of the highest power in -2x^{2}+12x-14 positive. Since -1 is negative, the inequality direction is changed.
To solve the inequality, factor the left hand side. Quadratic polynomial can be factored using the transformation ax^{2}+bx+c=a\left(x-x_{1}\right)\left(x-x_{2}\right), where x_{1} and x_{2} are the solutions of the quadratic equation ax^{2}+bx+c=0.
x=\frac{-\left(-12\right)±\sqrt{\left(-12\right)^{2}-4\times 2\times 14}}{2\times 2}
All equations of the form ax^{2}+bx+c=0 can be solved using the quadratic formula: \frac{-b±\sqrt{b^{2}-4ac}}{2a}. Substitute 2 for a, -12 for b, and 14 for c in the quadratic formula.
Do the calculations.
x=\sqrt{2}+3 x=3-\sqrt{2}
Solve the equation x=\frac{12±4\sqrt{2}}{4} when ± is plus and when ± is minus.
Rewrite the inequality by using the obtained solutions.
x-\left(\sqrt{2}+3\right)>0 x-\left(3-\sqrt{2}\right)<0
For the product to be negative, x-\left(\sqrt{2}+3\right) and x-\left(3-\sqrt{2}\right) have to be of the opposite signs. Consider the case when x-\left(\sqrt{2}+3\right) is positive and x-\left(3-\sqrt{2}\right) is negative.
x\in \emptyset
This is false for any x.
x-\left(3-\sqrt{2}\right)>0 x-\left(\sqrt{2}+3\right)<0
Consider the case when x-\left(3-\sqrt{2}\right) is positive and x-\left(\sqrt{2}+3\right) is negative.
x\in \left(3-\sqrt{2},\sqrt{2}+3\right)
The solution satisfying both inequalities is x\in \left(3-\sqrt{2},\sqrt{2}+3\right).
x\in \left(3-\sqrt{2},\sqrt{2}+3\right)
The final solution is the union of the obtained solutions.