## anonymous one year ago Absolute value equation help! |x-1|=5x+10

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1. anonymous

$$\large |x-1|=5x+10\implies \begin{cases} +(x-1)=5x+10\implies &x=?\\ -(x-1)=5x+10\implies &x=? \end{cases}$$

2. zzr0ck3r

$|x-1|=5x+10$ means two things 1) $$x-1=5x+10$$ 2) $$-(x-1)=5x+10$$ Solve both of these to get two answers.