# How do you solve the inequality #-5<=x+8<15#?

##### 2 Answers

Apr 25, 2017

See the entire solution process below:

#### Explanation:

Subtract

Or

Or, in interval form:

Apr 25, 2017

-13

#### Explanation:

There are two ways to do this.

*The first way is to separate the inequalities and go from there,*

**Given:**

-5

**Separated:**

-5*and* x + 8

**Then simply solve for x by subtracting 8:**

-13*and* x

**Finally combine to get:**

-13

*The second method to solve this is to do it together,*

**Given:**

-5

**Subtract 8 from both sides and get the answer:**

-13