# How do you solve the inequality #7x – 2<3(3x + 2) #?

##### 1 Answer

May 14, 2018

#### Explanation:

First, use the distributive property to simplify

Now put that back into the inequality:

Subtract

Subtract

Divide both sides by

This can be read as "4 is less than x".

Since we want the variable on the left side, it becomes "x is more than 4, or:

Hope this helps!