# How do you solve  2(4x +5)> 7x+ 20?

Jun 28, 2017

$x > 10$

#### Explanation:

Firstly, expand the bracket on the LHS

$8 x + 10 > 7 x + 20$

Then subtract $7 x$ from both sides

$x + 10 > 20$

Lastly, subtract $10$ from both sides

$x > 10$