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## 3x-2/5<5x+3/5

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# 1 Answer

Starting with 3x - 2/5 < 5x + 3/5

Subtract 3x and 3/5 from both sides and simplify:

-2/5 < 2x + 3/5

-5/5 < 2x

-1 < 2x

Divide both sides by 2:

-1/2 < x.

Therefore x > -1/2.