# How do you solve #|8x + 8| + 3 = 35#?

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#### Explanation:

First, isolate the absolute value term on one side of the equation by doing the necessary mathematics and keeping the equation balanced:

Because this problem contains an absolute value term, and the absolute value function transforms a negative or positive number to the positive equivalent we must solve the term in the absolute value for both the positive and negative term the absolute value is equal to:

Solution 1)

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