# How do you solve abs(3-2x)=5?

Jun 29, 2015

Solve |3 - 2x| = 5

#### Explanation:

Separate solving in 2 parts:

1. (3 - 2x) = 5 -> 2x = 3 - 5 -> $x = - 1$

2. -(3 - 2x) = 5 --> -3 + 2x = 5 --> 2x = 8 ->$x = 4$