## anonymous 4 years ago -2 ( x - 5 ) < 4

1. anonymous

Solution set?

2. anonymous

Well cant X be alot of things?

3. anonymous

X could equal 1

4. anonymous

1-5=4 4 times -2 equals -8.. Which is less then 4

5. anonymous

is there a way to do this?

6. anonymous

7. anonymous

Um, first we're told to distribute ( -2) , then I subtracted 10 from both sides

8. anonymous

-2x+10<4

9. anonymous

-2x<-6

10. anonymous

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11. anonymous

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12. anonymous

when you divide with a - you switch the sign

13. anonymous

thats your answer I believe.. Its been a while since I done this

14. anonymous

$\left\{ x:x > 3 \right\}$

15. anonymous

thanks, thats why i got, but i was unsure.

16. anonymous

medal? :P

17. anonymous

thanks