8-2x>10

Subtract 8 from both sides of the inequality.

-2x>10-8

Subtract 8 from 10.

-2x>2

-2x>2

Divide each term in -2x>2 by -2. When multiplying or dividing both sides of an inequality by a negative value, flip the direction of the inequality sign.

-2x-2<2-2

Cancel the common factor of -2.

Cancel the common factor.

-2x-2<2-2

Divide x by 1.

x<2-2

x<2-2

Divide 2 by -2.

x<-1

x<-1

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Inequality Form:

x<-1

Interval Notation:

(-∞,-1)

Solve for x 8-2x>10