# How do you solve and write the following in interval notation: #-5<3x + 4#?

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Jul 26, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Given

Since we can subtract the same amount to both sides of an inequality without effecting the validity or orientation of the inequality:

#color(white)("XXX")-9 < 3x

We can also divide both sides of an inequality by any amount greater than zero without effecting the validity or orientation of the inequality:

If you prefer you could write this as