# How do you solve and graph #y - 2 > -3#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 23, 2015

#### Explanation:

Given an inequality, the following operations can be performed to both sides of the inequality without effecting the inequality relation:

- Add any amount
- Subtract any amount
- Multiply by any amount
#> 0# - Divided by any amount
#> 0#

Given

We can add

Since this is a relationship involving a single variable, it could be graphed on a number line (top image below); notice the hollow circle which indicates that the value

You could also graph this relationship on the Cartesian plane (bottom image below); again, notice the broken line on the left indicates that