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 Question 369769: what is the absolute value of this equation 3[y]+5=14 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 370026: solve absolute value | (x + a) - a | Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 370778: Can you help me solve this equation for x? 2(absolute value)11x+17-x(absolute value)=46 I tried doing the equation in different parts at a time (like a compound inequality), but that didn't work. I even tried substituting different numbers for x, but that just left me with more questions to begin with. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57332)

 Question 370968: I already asked this question, but maybe I wasn't clear enough. Can you help me solve the equation for x? 2 11x+17-x =46 (11x+17-x is in the absolute value) Click here to see answer by stanbon(57332)

 Question 371218: Solve the absolute value inequality | 4x – 5 | < 7 and write interval notation for the solution set. A. (–½, 3) B. (–3, ½) C. (–¥, –3) (½, ¥) D. (–¥, –½) (3, ¥) Click here to see answer by user_dude2008(1861)

 Question 371433: How do you graph on a coordinate plane a 2 variable absolute value problem? such as g(x)= |x|+ 3 or any other problem like that Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 372161: |1/3x -9| =10 The problem is one-third x - 9 all in absolute value = 10. I don't understand how to even start to solve this problem. Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 372644: What is the solution to this absolute value equation? |5x+3|=7 I came up with the solutions x = -2 and x = 4/5. (-2,4/5). Please help, thank you! Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 374703: I'm working on factoring and multipliers and I 'm having trouble figuring out how they come up with the answer to this problem. 3x7x133x 1911 That is a space for the answer. I need help on how to find the factors for this problem. Can you please help me? Thank you Shirley Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 374800: Suppose that a polynomial function of degree 5 with rational coefficients has 0 (with multiplicity 2), 6, and –2 + 3i as zeros. Find the remaining zero. A. –6 B. –2 – 3i C. 0 D. 2 + 3i Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 376249: what are the x-intercepts of f(x)=|2x|- 6 ? Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 376323: Calculate –[[ 30 + (-11) ] + (-17) ] and [33 + (-5)]  [1 - (-3)] Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28593)

 Question 380386: solution steps for solving (5a+7)=(6a-7) The parenthesis are not really parenthesis. They stand for absolute value signs which I don't have on the keyboard. So the equation is the absolute value of each quantity on each side of the equation. Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 380869: What is the solution set of the absolute value sentence |x - 6| = -10? A. {4/3, -4} B. {x|x > 4 or x < -4/5} not this one C. No Solution D. {x|-11 < x < -7} not this one E. All Real Numbers not this one When I work the problem I get {-4,16}. I thought we didn't use a negative number as the =. I wanted to pick C. No Solution. Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 380895: What is the solution set of the absolute value sentence |6x+8|>-4? I picked No Solution, and got it wrong. I thought absolute value was always positive. Could someone explain what the correct answer is, please? Thank You. Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 382446: What is the value of x? 4x-5= -5x-23 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 382442: What is the power of x? x-2= -(x+4) Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 385728: the weatherman predicted that the temperature would be within 3 degrees of 52 degrees. express this statement using an inequality involving absolute value. Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 385797: What is the solution set of |2x + 4| < 10? Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)