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

$-5x\lt20$ $5x\gt-20$ $x\gt\frac{-20}{5}$ $x\gt-4$
$-5x\lt20$ Since we bring over the negative sign, we switch $\lt$ to $\gt$ (Property of dividing/multiplying an inequality by a negative) $5x\gt-20$ $x\gt\frac{-20}{5}$ $x\gt-4$