# How do you solve  |8x-48|=0 ?

Jun 12, 2016

$x = 6$

#### Explanation:

If $| a | = 0$, we only have $a = 0$

Hence for $| 8 x - 48 | = 0$

$8 x - 48 = 0$

or $8 x = 48$

or $x = \frac{48}{8} = 6$