# How do you solve #9-g<4#?

##### 2 Answers

You may add or subtract equally on both sides.

#### Explanation:

In this case we subtract 9:

We now want to get rid of the

**But: when multiplying (both sides) by a negative number you have to reverse the sign of the inequality.**

Check your answer, and you can see it's OK.

#### Explanation:

**Method 1**

Given

Add

Subtract 4 from both sides

**Method 2**

Given

Subteact

Multiply both sides by