# How do you solve the inequality #7a<12a+10#?

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#### Explanation:

Treat the inequality as an equals sign and solve normally. Be careful when dividing by a negative number but apart from that you're good to go!

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#### Explanation:

Treat an inequality in the same way as an equation. However if you multiply or divide by a negative number, the inequality sign will change around.

Therefore, try to keep the variable terms positive to avoid this.

Transposing the inequality can lead to: