Posted by **ricky help please** on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 12:09pm.

The annual expenses of a manufacturing company must satisfy the inequality that follows, where x is in millions of dollars.

2(x-5)>6(x-3)

A. Solve the inequality for x. Interpret the result.

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**PsyDAG**, Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 12:49pm
Except for multiplying/dividing by a negative number, treat just like an equation.

First get rid of the parentheses by multiplying.

2x - 10 > 6x -18

Subtract 2x from both sides and add 18 to both sides.

You should be able to work it from there.

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**ricky help please**, Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 1:37pm
is it 28>4x

or -10>4x?

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**Reiny**, Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 2:45pm
2(x-5)>6(x-3)

2x - 10 > 6x - 18

2x - 6x > -18+10

-4x > -8

x < 2

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