# How do you solve #-p-4p> -10#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

**equation**

**concepts applied**

if

**calculation**

*add like terms*

*divide both sides by -5*

*simplify division*

**checking**

*plug in any value less than 2*

*correct!*

#### Explanation:

You can treat an inequality in the same way as an equation, unless to multiply or divide by a negative number, in which case the inequality sign will change around.

Let's swop the negative terms onto the other sides.

Note that the same result would have been obtained by dividing by