# Chapter 1 - Section 1.6 - Equations and Inequalities Involving Absolute Value - 1.6 Assess Your Understanding - Page 133: 72

$(-\infty,-1)\cup(5,\infty)$

#### Work Step by Step

The equation by the text of the exercise is: $|x−2|\gt3$, so $x-2\gt3$ or $x-2\lt-3$, so $x\gt5$ or $x\lt-1$, thus the solution set is $(-\infty,-1)\cup(5,\infty)$

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