# How do you solve the inequality #2x-6>8#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 18, 2017

#### Explanation:

Leave the 2x on the left side of the inequality and numeric values on the right side.

add 6 to both sides.

#2xcancel(-6)cancel(+6)>8+6#

#rArr2x>14# To solve for x, divide both sides by 2

#(cancel(2) x)/cancel(2)>14/2#

#rArrx>7" is the solution"#