1. ## math

Explain in two different ways why -8<-5

2. Hello,

I see four ways to prove it

Let's take the simplest ones

$\displaystyle -8<-5$

Add on each side of the inequality 8.

Hence $\displaystyle -8+8<-5+8$

What can you conclude ?

The same way, add on each side of the inequality 5..