## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

Published by Pearson

# Chapter 2 - Review - Page 182: 77

#### Answer

x $\gt$ -4

#### Work Step by Step

5x - 7 $\gt$ 8x + 5 Subtract 8x from both sides: -3x - 7 $\gt$ 5 Add 7 to both sides: -3x $\gt$ 12 Divide both sides by -3: x $\gt$ -4

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