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Solve the absolute value equation. Graph the solution. │3x + 1│ = 1 x = 1 or x = x = or x = 0 x = 1 or x = –2 x = 1 or x = 0

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    @Butterfly16

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    Set up two equations, because the absolute value of both -1 and 1 is 1 so 3x+1=1 and 3x+1=-1

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    │3x + 1│ = 1 (3x+1)=1 and -(3x+1)=1 Can you figure it out? :o)

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    |dw:1358110140230:dw|

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    |dw:1358110228842:dw|

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    @Butterfly16 i got x=0 and x=-0.6 which is -3/5 which isnt a choice....

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    Okay, lets do this one first 3x+1=1 -1 -1 3x=0 /3 /3 x=0

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    yes thats what i got

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    Now, -(3x+1)=1 -3x-1=1 +1 +1 -3x=2 /-3 /-3 x= - 2/3

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    okay thats what i thought it was (: gthanks!

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    Anytime :o)

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