## Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

$x=-3$ and $x=9$
We are given that $|x-3|=6$. Therefore, $x-3=6$ and $x-3=-6$. We can solve each equation to find solutions for x. For $x-3=6$, add 3 to both sides. $x=9$ For $x-3=-6$, add 3 to both sides. $x=-3$