# How do you solve -3x+5> -7?

May 11, 2018

$x < 4$

#### Explanation:

$- 3 x + 5 > - 7$

Subtract $5$ to the RH side. After subtracting $5$, you end up getting

$- 3 x > - 12$

Divide by $- 3$ into both sides

$x < 4$

And since you divided both sides by negative, you switch the sign.