# How do you solve the equation and identify any extraneous solutions for abs(x-2)=6x+18?

$x - 2 = 6 x + 18 \mathmr{and} 2 - x = 6 x + 18$
$- 20 = 5 x \mathmr{and} - 16 = 7 x$
$- 4 = x \mathmr{and} - \frac{16}{7} = x$