# Solve:$$2+5(x-1) \leq 9$$

$$x \leq \frac{12}{5}$$

Explanation

Distribute and simplify the left hand side to get 2 + 5x – 5 = 5x –3. So the inequality becomes $$5 x-3 \leq 9$$. Adding 3 to both sides, 5x ≤ 12. Dividing both sides by 5, $$x \leq \frac{12}{5}$$