# How do you solve the inequality #16 - 2c < 14#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 30, 2015

Step by step solution of solving the linear inequality is given below. Please go through the explanation.

#### Explanation:

To solve the inequality

Start by isolating the term containing the variable. This part is done as we do for equality.

Using inverse or opposite operation to addition to remove the

Now we have

**Note of caution** : When we multiply or divide both sides of inequality by a negative sign, the inequality flips. The most common error is ' *not flipping the inequality* ' so watchout.

**is the solution.**