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anonymous
 3 years ago
What is the solution set for –2x + 16 – 9 = –3
anonymous
 3 years ago
What is the solution set for –2x + 16 – 9 = –3

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Compassionate
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hello, you first want to solve the equation for x. Can you do that for me, hun?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats the answer to the entire thing?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nope there is 2 answers.

Compassionate
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No. It's actually 11 and 5. Do you know why?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\bf 2x+16=6 \implies 2x+16=6 \ or \ 2x+16=6\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You have to cases to solve for. Since it's an absolute value, the answer could be +6 or 6 but either way it would come out as 6. So we consider both cases and solve for x in each case. We get x = 5 and x = 11.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhhhh okay thank you i get it.
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