How do you solve #abs(x-5)+6=0#?

1 Answer
Jun 12, 2017

Answer:

See explanation.

Explanation:

To solve such equation you have to transform it to an equation with absolute value on one side and the number on the other:

#abs(x-5)=-6#

The above equation has no solution because the right hand side is negative and the absolute value is always zero or a positive value.