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A poll estimates that 43% of likely voters are in favor of additional restrictions on teenage drivers. The poll has a margin of error of plus or minus 4%. Write and solve an absolute value equation to find the minimum and maximum percent of voters that actually support the restrictions.

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  1. with V voters, poll returns .43 as an answer. So, using R as the real value,

    |R-.43| <= 0.04R

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