# Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - 3-7 Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 211: 29

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#### Work Step by Step

$-4|k|=12\longrightarrow$ divide each side by -4 $-4|k|\div-4=12\div-4\longrightarrow$ divide $|k|=-3$ Since an absolute value cannot be negative, the equation has no solution.

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