# How do you solve 12x + 20> 140?

Nov 20, 2016

$x > 10$

#### Explanation:

$12 x + 20 > 140$

Subtract $20$ from both sides.

$12 x > 140 - 20$

$12 x > 120$

Divide both sides by $12$.

$x > \frac{120}{12}$

$x > 10$