Either the (x-2)^2 or the (x+1) needs to be negative (but not both) for this equation to be true However, (x-2)^2 is always POSITIVE (or zero) so the (x+1) portion must be negative (x+1) <0 x <-1 (-inf, -1)
Disregard this answer..... I didn't see the leading 'x' of the equation !!!!!