# How do you solve #2( 4k + 6) < - 44#?

##### 2 Answers

Mar 18, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"distribute parenthesis on left side"#

#8k+12< -44#

#"subtract 12 from both sides"#

#8kcancel(+12)cancel(-12)< -44-12#

#rArr8k< -56#

#"divide both sides by 8"#

#(cancel(8) k)/cancel(8)<(-56)/8#

#rArrk< -7" is the solution"#

Mar 18, 2018

Refer to the explanation.

#### Explanation:

Dividing both sides by 2,

Subtracting 6 from both sides,

Dividing both sides by 4,

Hope this helps :)