# How do you solve #3x + 2 ≤ 1#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 1, 2015

#### Explanation:

Things you can do with expressions in an inequality which maintain the inequality:

- Add the same amount to each expression
- Subtract the same amount from each expression
- Divide each expression by the same amount
**provided the amount is greater than zero** - Multiply each expression by the same amount
**provided the amount is greater than zero**

Therefore, given

We can subtract

and, we can divide both sides by