# How do you solve #|5x + 3| <= 13#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 1, 2015

#### Explanation:

Since we are dealing with absolute value we will have to solve the following two inequalities

Solving the first one

Substract

Dividing by both sides by

Now solving the second one

Distribute the negative sign on the left hand side

Add

Divide both sides by

Since we are dividing through by a negative number we must flip the inequality sign.