# How do you solve the inequality #-6.1n>3.9n +5#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 3, 2016

n <

#### Explanation:

collect like terms : - 6.1n - 3.9n > 5

so - 10n > 5

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now multiplying or dividing an inequation by a negative value
requires the inequality sign to be reversed
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hence n <

and simplifying gives n<