# How do I solve the polynomial inequality #-2(m-3)<5(m+1)-12#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 13, 2014

-2(m-3) < 5(m+1) -12 Distribute.

-2m+6 < 5m + 5 - 12 Add -5m to both sides and -6 to both sides.

-2m -5m < -7 -6

-7m < -13

Divide both sides by -7 and switch the direction of the inequality symbol.

So, m >

I hope this helps!