## Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

n=-$\frac{1}{8}$
Original Equation |8n+1|=0 Take 8n+1 and solve 8n+1=0 Subtract 1 from both sides 8n=-1 Divide both sides by 8 n=-$\frac{1}{8}$ Make 8n+1 negative and solve -8n-1=0 Add 1 to both sides -8n=1 Divide both sides by -8 n=-$\frac{1}{8}$