#### SOLVING EQUATIONS CONTAINING ABSOLUTE VALUE(S)

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** if and only if ***a*+*b*=3 or *a*+*b*=-3

** Step 1: Isolate the absolute value expression.
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** Step 2: Set the quantity inside the absolute value notation
equal to + and - the quantity on the other side of the equation.
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** Step 3: Solve for the unknown in both equations.
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** Step 4: Check your answer analytically or graphically.
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Solve for x in the following equations.

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Problem 3.5a:

Solution

Problem 3.5b:

Solution

Problem 3.5c:

Solution

Problem 3.5d:

Solution

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