#### Answer

$x\gt -3$

#### Work Step by Step

Add $2$ to both sides:
$-3x\lt 9.$
Divide both sides by $-3$.
The inequality sign will change to its opposite because a negative number is being divided to the inequality
$x\gt-3$.

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0-32197-907-9

ISBN 13:
978-0-32197-907-0

$x\gt -3$

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