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Mathhelp346

  • 4 years ago

Use graphing to solve: a. |x+2|=6 b.|x+2|>6

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  1. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    \[|x+2|=6\implies x +2 = 6 \text { or } x+2 = -6\] so ' \[x=-4\] or \[x=-8\]

  2. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    no that is wrong \[x=4\] or \[x=-8\]

  3. Mathhelp346
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    no i need to graph it, but i dont know how

  4. anonymous
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    the graph is just two numbers on the number line

  5. Mathhelp346
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    ??

  6. Mathhelp346
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    no i mean like the V thing

  7. anonymous
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    |dw:1328672842633:dw|

  8. anonymous
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    you mean graph \[y=|x+2|\]??

  9. Mathhelp346
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    like this |dw:1328672924311:dw|

  10. anonymous
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    |dw:1328672919825:dw|

  11. Mathhelp346
    • 4 years ago
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    but how do you know to put it there

  12. anonymous
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    i have no idea why that would help you solve this problem

  13. Mathhelp346
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    idk either

  14. anonymous
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    oh because \[|x+2|\]is 0 if x is -2 so i shifted left two units

  15. Mathhelp346
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    ok

  16. Mathhelp346
    • 4 years ago
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    what about the 6?

  17. Mathhelp346
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    and where the arrow goes?

  18. Mathhelp346
    • 4 years ago
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    umm satellite?

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