Math homework, need some help.
in Algebra 1 Answers by

Your answer

Your name to display (optional):
Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications.
Anti-spam verification:
To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

1 Answer

-24<-8x. We can't simply cancel the negatives when we have an inequality. But we can add and subtract quantities from each side without violating the inequality, so add 24 to each side: 0<-8x+24. Now add 8x to both sides: 8x<24, and divide both sides by 8: x<3. We can divide or multiply by a positive number without violating the inequality.

by Top Rated User (907k points)

Related questions

Welcome to MathHomeworkAnswers.org, where students, teachers and math enthusiasts can ask and answer any math question. Get help and answers to any math problem including algebra, trigonometry, geometry, calculus, trigonometry, fractions, solving expression, simplifying expressions and more. Get answers to math questions. Help is always 100% free!
86,901 questions
93,955 answers
2,338 comments
24,250 users