# How do you solve abs(x(24+16))=50*34?

$\left\mid x \left(24 + 16\right) \right\mid = 50 \cdot 34$
$\left\mid 40 x \right\mid = 1700$
So $40 x = \pm 1700$
$x = 42 \frac{1}{2}$ or $x = - 42 \frac{1}{2}$