Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - 3-7 Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 211: 50


$p = -\frac{3}{5}$ or $p = \frac{3}{5}$

Work Step by Step

First, we divide each side by $1.2$: $|5p| = 3$ Divide each side by $5$: $|p| = \frac{3}{5}$ Take the absolute value of both sides: $p = -\frac{3}{5}$ or $p = \frac{3}{5}$
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