# Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - 3-2 Solving Inequalities Using Addition or Subtraction - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 45

You can add 4 to each side of the equation.

#### Work Step by Step

The second inequality is a simplified version of the first inequality. In order to undo the subtraction in the first expression, we add 4 to both sides, getting the second expression: $40\leq y$. Thus, we need to add 4 to both sides of the equation.

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