math/ algebra 1
posted by ellie on .
can someone please help me explain how they got this answer and can someone please show me the steps into solving this question?
Q: Four more than the quotient of a number and three is at least nine.

x/3 + 4 >= 9
Now, subtract 3 from each side.
x/3 + 4  4 >= 9  4
x/3 >= 5
Now you do the final part. 
x>15

right

Right
x >=15 
ok thank you :D

4 more than the quotient of an unknown and 9 is no less than 15. Explain how to find the answer