# How do you solve #-4x+8<1/2x +3#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 7, 2015

- Multiply by
#2# to get rid of denominators and isolate the#x# 's - Divide by the coifficient of x on both sides

#x > 10/9#

#### Explanation:

Start off by multiplying by

NOTE: We are multiplying by

Isolate the x's:

..add

Divide by -9. NOTE: Turn the "is larger than" sign when you are dividing (or multiplying) by a negative number.