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bieberfan
 one year ago
x+3=5
what is the answer to this absolute value question?
bieberfan
 one year ago
x+3=5 what is the answer to this absolute value question?

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alanabrisa
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0absolute value just means there r no negatives. so its basically just like solving x+3=5 3 3 x=2

brookester6
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x=2 and 2 actually c:

dstars5
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x is either 2 or 8, because you want the expression inside the absolute value to be 5 OR 5.

bieberfan
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you please show the exact steps?

alanabrisa
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x+3=5  3 3  x=2

megycool2
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[x+3=5\] 3 3 x = 2

dstars5
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Guys, all absolute value equations have 2 answers... 8 + 3 = 5, and \[\left 5 \right\] = 5, thus 8 works here, as well as 2.

Hero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What the...@bieberfan is still around?
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