# How do you solve 8|x+6|=-48?

Nov 4, 2014

$8 | x + 6 | = - 48$

by dividing by 8,

$| x + 6 | = - 6$

Since $| x + 6 |$ is never negative, it cannot be equal to $- 6$, the equation has no solution.

I hope that this was helpful.