College Algebra 7th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1305115546
ISBN 13: 978-1-30511-554-5

Chapter 1, Equations and Graphs - Section 1.8 - Solving Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities - 1.8 Exercises: 16

Answer

$x=-1.5$ or $x=6.5$

Work Step by Step

$|5-2x|+6=14$ $|5-2x|=8$ $5-2x=\pm 8$ $-2x=\pm 8-5$ $x=\pm 4+2.5$ $x=-1.5$ or $x=6.5$
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