# How do you solve and graph the compound inequality #x + 1 > 0# and #x + 3 < 8#?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 16, 2015

Solve compound inequality:

x + 1 > 0 (1)

x + 3 < 8 (2)

Ans: (-1, 5)

#### Explanation:

(1) gives --> x > -1

(2) gives --> x < 8 - 3 --> x < 5

-----------------|-1====|0=============|5--------------

Answer by open interval: (-1, 5).