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anonymous
 one year ago
can someone help me with this please(:
In the equation │x│ = a where a is a positive integer, what can be said about the solution? How can you modify the value of a so that you would have a solution to │x│ = a of ±a?
anonymous
 one year ago
can someone help me with this please(: In the equation │x│ = a where a is a positive integer, what can be said about the solution? How can you modify the value of a so that you would have a solution to │x│ = a of ±a?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ive done the first part but need help with the modify part.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0impossible as \[\left x \right= a ~ positive~ quantity\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that is what the first part is asking, ive got that. but now its asking o modify, which i dont know.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is what others have put │x│ =  (a) X =  (a) or x = + (a) X = a or x =  a

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it can have solution only if \[\left x \right=a,if~a~ is~ positive \] \[\left x \right=a ,if~a~is~negative.\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what others have put is incorrect?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0they have not made distinction between positive and negative quantity.
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