How do you solve -6>2x or 5<x+3?

Jan 10, 2017

$x < - 3$ or $x > 2$

Explanation:

$- 6 > 2 x$

$- \frac{6}{2} > x$

$- 3 > x \mathmr{and} x < - 3$
it means x less than -3
$x = \left\{- 4 , - 5 , - 6 , \ldots\right\}$

$5 < x + 3$
$5 - 3 < x$
$2 < x \mathmr{and} x > 2$
it means x more than 2,
$x \left\{3 , 4 , 5 , \ldots\right\}$