# How do you solve the inequality #x - 1 > 2#?

##### 2 Answers

Jun 23, 2018

#### Explanation:

Let's just pretend that the inequality symbol is an equal sign. So, we have the equation

Let's solve this. Add

Now, replace the equal sign with an inequality sign.

Solving for an inequality is exactly like solving a normal equation (unless diving by a negative number, then the sign flips). So,

Jun 24, 2018

#### Explanation:

Given:

Add