# How do you solve -a+6<=5?

Apr 19, 2018

$a \le 1$

#### Explanation:

$- a + 6 \le 5$
$- a \le - 1$
$a \le 1$

Apr 19, 2018

$a \ge 1$

#### Explanation:

Solve:

$- a + 6 \le 5$

Subtract $6$ from both sides.

$- a \le 5 - 6$

Simplify.

$- a \le - 1$

Multiply both sides by $- 1$. This will reverse the signs and the inequality.

$a \ge 1$