# How do you solve abs(8-2n)=2?

Mar 22, 2018

$n$ can be either 3 or 5

#### Explanation:

$8 - 2 n$ can be either 2 or -2

If $8 - 2 n = 2 \implies n = 3$

If $8 - 2 n = - 2 \implies n = 5$

$n$ can be either 3 or 5