# How do you solve 1.2W > -10.8 ?

Aug 29, 2016

$W > - 9$

#### Explanation:

Treat an inequality in the same way as would an equation, except if you multiply or divide by a negative value, the inequality sign in the middle changes around .

$1.2 W > - 10.8 \rightarrow \div 1.2$

$\frac{1.2 W}{1.2} > - \frac{10.8}{1.2}$

$W > - 9$