Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.6 - Absolute Value Equations - Exercise Set: 51

Answer

The solution set is $\{ \}$.

Work Step by Step

$|6+2x| = -|-7|$ We can write it as $|6+2x| = -7$ because $|-7| = 7$ $|6+2x| = -7$ The absolute value of a number is always positive. So this equation has no solution. Solution set is $\{ \}$.
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