Algebra II

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Solve the equation and write the solution set.
|4x – 8| – 3x = 6x + 2

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  • Algebra II -

    |4x – 8| – 3x = 6x + 2
    Either
    (4x-8) - 3x = 6x+2
    or
    -(4x-8) - 3x = 6x+2

    So, we have

    x-8 = 6x+2
    5x = -10
    x = -2

    or

    -7x+8 = 6x+2
    . . .

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