#### Answer

C

#### Work Step by Step

Solving equations with |X| = a where a is a positive number
|X| = a is equivalent to X = a OR X = -a
Given
$|x - 2| = 5$
Since 5 is a positive number
$x - 2 = 5$ OR $x - 2 = -5$

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321785045

ISBN 13:
978-0-32178-504-6

C

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