# How do you solve #3x-5>15-2x#?

##### 3 Answers

You can always **add** (or **subtract**) the same amount to both sides of an inequality without effecting the orientation of the inequality.

You can always **multiply** or **divide** both sides of an inequality by the same amount **provided that amount is greater than zero** without effecting the orientation of the inequality.

Given

We can add

then divide both sides by

The answer is

To solve the inequality you have to "move"

Now after dividing by

The answer is

Solve

Add

Add

Divide both sides by