## Calculus 8th Edition

$x\leq-7$ $x\geq-3$ OR $(-\infty, -7)$ and $(-3, \infty)$
Given $|x+5|\geq2$ By absolute value definition $x+5\leq-2$ or $x+5\geq2$ Subtract 5 ANSWER $x\leq-7$ $x\geq-3$ OR $(-\infty, -7)$ and $(-3, \infty)$