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anonymous
 one year ago
What is the solution set of x + 3  2 = 5?
anonymous
 one year ago
What is the solution set of x + 3  2 = 5?

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rock_mit182
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[x+3=3\] adding up both sides of the equation by 2

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@MilenaSaeger Please do not just give the answer. (Also this is not the right answer)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wouls the answer be no solution?

rock_mit182
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no you have to solve the absolute fvalue now

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@makaylarrrrrr and why did you reach that conclusion? not saying you are wrong

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because I plugged 6 and 0 back into the problem and they weren't equal to 5

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok @makaylarrrrrr you are right to say no solution because the absolute value of something would leave you to either a positive or 0 answer but plugging in any value of x here: x+3 would leave you to a positive or 0 answer so there cannot possibly be a solution to x+3=3

myininaya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1And @MilenaSaeger plugging in your answers as @makaylarrrrrr did you will see they do not work what did you say 6 and 0 the equation was x+32=5 plug in 6 we get: 6+32 92 92 7 but 7 is not 5 so x=6 will definitely not work you also said 0 would work but when we replace x with 0 we get 0+32 32 32 1 but 1 is not 5 so x=0 will definitely not work and again of some number will either be positive or zero (and never negative)
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