# How do you solve #abs(7-2x)=5#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

The use of the special brackets of | | means that whatever is inside them is considered as positive.

On the right side of the equals we have +5.

So the left side must end up as

Ok!

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#### Answer:

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

The absolute value function takes any term and transforms it to its non-negative form. Therefore, we must solve the term within the absolute value function for both its negative and positive equivalent.

**Solution 1**

**Solution 2**

**The Solutions Are:**