# How do you solve the inequality #3x + 8> 2#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 2, 2016

#### Explanation:

Treat inequalities in the same way as you do equations, except:

If you multiply or divide by a negative number, the inequality sign changes around.

If you have a fraction on each side,do not cross-multiply, but multiply through by the LCM of the denominators.