# How do you solve 4>18+x?

Nov 28, 2016

$x < - 14$

#### Explanation:

First, subtract $18$ from each side of the inequality to isolate and solve for $x$:

$4 - 18 > 18 - 18 + x$

$- 14 > 0 + x$

$- 14 > x$

Now, to solve in terms of $x$ we need to reverse or flip the inequality:

$x < - 14$