# How do you solve the inequality 3x + 2 ≤ 1?

Jun 11, 2017

$x \le - \frac{1}{3}$

#### Explanation:

$3 x + 2 \le 1$

Begin by moving like terms to either side, so subtract 2 from each side.

$3 x \le - 1$

Now divide by 3 to isolate x, and you have an answer!

$x \le - \frac{1}{3}$