# How do you solve #6 abs[8-y]=36#?

##### 2 Answers

Apr 18, 2016

#### Answer:

You may start by dividing both sides by

#### Explanation:

Now there are two possiblities, depending on the value of

(1)

The equation is equivalent to

(2)

But then the aboslute bars 'flip' the sign, and the equation becomes equivalent to

graph{|8-x| [-6.2, 25.85, -1.89, 14.13]}

Apr 18, 2016