# How do you solve x+3<5?

Mar 28, 2017

$x < 2$

#### Explanation:

Subtract 3 from both sides so $x$ stands alone.

$x < 5 - 3$

$x < 2$

$\left\{x | x < 2\right\}$- set builder notation

$\left(- \infty , 2\right)$- interval notation