## Jollypikachu300 one year ago WIL FAN AND MEDAL identify all integer solutions of the equation or inequality |x| = 5

1. jim_thompson5910

draw a number line what numbers are 5 units away from 0?

2. jollypikachu300

5

3. jim_thompson5910

there are two numbers 5 is one of them

4. PhantomCrow

Absolute values turn negative integers positive and keep positive integers positive. So it's like$\left| x \right|=pmx$

5. PhantomCrow

pm= positive and minus

6. jim_thompson5910

@PhantomCrow type \pm to write $$\LARGE \pm$$

7. PhantomCrow

Ah, thank you. so $\left| x \right|=\pm(x)$

8. jollypikachu300

|x|= -3