What is the sum of the negative integers that satisfy the inequality 2x-3>-11?

I don't understand this problem!

I just want an explanation- could somebody hwelp?

MagicKitten Nov 12, 2019

#1**+2 **

2x-3 > -11

2x > -8

x > -4 if x is greater than -4 then x can be -3 -2 -1 0 1....... etc

What is the sum of the negative inegers in the solution?

ElectricPavlov Nov 12, 2019

#3**+1 **

Because if x can only be -3,-2,-1 and more other non-negative numbers, just sum up 3,2,1 and make it neg, right?

MagicKitten
Nov 12, 2019

#5**+1 **

Yay Thank you!!!

I understand the problem now!!!

I am an idiot though- I thought it meant something harder!

MagicKitten
Nov 12, 2019