First distribute the 5

3x + 2 ≤ 5x – 20 subtract 3x from both sides: 2 is on the left side and the right side is 2x -20

2 ≤ 2x – 20 now add 20 to both sides

22 ≤ 2x divide both sides by 2

11 ≤ x now match with the answer

3x + 2 ≤ 5x – 20 subtract 3x from both sides: 2 is on the left side and the right side is 2x -20

2 ≤ 2x – 20 now add 20 to both sides

22 ≤ 2x divide both sides by 2

11 ≤ x now match with the answer