I got this question wrong and I do not understand why. lx-3l = 5 x = -8. Since the x is in the absolute value bars, I replaced it with -8 which gave me 8-3 which does equal 5. Where did I go wrong here?

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Is it
|x-3| = 5 = -8?

* 5x of course

It was a True or False Question. It says "One solution of: lx-3l = 5 is x = -8"

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