# How do you express "3y plus 5 is at least 5x minus 12" in mathematical symbols?

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Nov 3, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

"3y plus 5": Plus is the same as

"5x minus 12": Minus is the same as

"is at least" This means it as equal to or greater than so this can be written as:

Putting these all together gives: