# How do you graph and solve  |x + 3| >14?

Nov 24, 2015

Solve |x + 3| > 14

#### Explanation:

Decompose the inequality in 2 parts:
a. (x + 3) > 14
x > 14 - 3 = 11

b. -(x + 3) > 14
-x - 3 > 14
-x > 11
x < - 11
Answer by open intervals: (-infinity, -11) and (11, +infinity).