# How do you solve #3/4abs(y+2)=6#?

##### 2 Answers

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, multiply each side of the equation by

The absolute value function takes any term and transforms it to its non-negative form. Therefore, we must solve the term within the absolute value function for both its negative and positive equivalent.

**Solution 1:**

**Solution 2:**

**The Solution Set Is:**

#### Explanation:

Because you don't know if y is positive or negative,

Start by dividing both sides by

Then set up two equations and solve:

and

Multiply both sides by