# How do you solve 2x-3>6 or x-1<-8?

Nov 30, 2017

$x > 4.5$ or $x < - 7$

#### Explanation:

For the first inequality, add 3 to both sides to give:

$2 x > 9$ and then dividing both sides by $2$ gives $x > 4.5$

For the second inequality, add 1 to both sides to give:

$x < - 7$

Hope this helps!