# How do you solve -4x < -16 and x+ 4 > 5?

Jul 8, 2015

$x > 4$

#### Explanation:

Simplify the two terms. The first:
$- 4 x < - 16$ => $x > 4$

The second simplifies to:
$x + 4 > 5$ => $x > 1$

Taking the conditions where $x$ satisfies both inequalities we have $x > 4$.