# How do you solve \frac { q } { 7} + 1> - 5?

Apr 25, 2017

$q > - 42$

#### Explanation:

Subtract $1$ on both sides:

$\frac{q}{7} + 1 - 1 > - 5 - 1$

$\frac{q}{7} > - 6$

Multiply both sides by $7$:

$7 \frac{q}{7} > - 6 \left(7\right)$

$q > - 42$