# How do you graph #3x-4y \ge 12#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 21, 2015

You can manipulate the expression until it looks like something very easy to figure out:

- First of all, add
#4y# on both sides, and get#3x \geq 12+4y# - Secondly, subtract 12 from both sides, and get
#3x-12 \geq 4y# - Lastly, divide both sides by 4, and get
#\frac{3}{4}x -3 \geq y#

You obviously can read this last inequality as