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

3x - 5 $\gt$ 2x - 8 Simplify 3x $\gt$ 2x - 3 x $\gt$ -3 Draw an open circle at -3, since x does not include -3, then continue the line to the right since x is greater than -3. End the line with an arrow to show that it continues infinitely.