How do you solve 6+x<10-x?

May 3, 2018

$x < 2$

Explanation:

Solve:

$6 + x < 10 - x$

Subtract $6$ from both sides.

$x < 10 - x - 6$

Simplify.

$x < 4 - x$

Add $x$ to both sides.

$2 x < 4$

Divide both sides by $2$.

$x < \frac{4}{2}$

$x < 2$