# How do you solve abs(x)>=3?

Mar 9, 2017

$x \le - 3 \text{ or } x \ge 3$

#### Explanation:

We are looking for values of x that are 3 or more units from zero.

In the positive direction this would be values equal to 3 or greater.

In the negative direction this would be values equal to - 3 or less.

Thus there are 2 solutions.

$x \le - 3 \text{ or } x \ge 3$