# How do you write #y= abs(3x+6)# as a piecwise function?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 2, 2017

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

**Step 1)** First, solve the term within the absolute value function for

**Step 2)** Multiply the term within the absolute value function by

**Step 3)** Take the term within the absolute value function and write a "greater than or equal to" inequality with the result of Step 1:

**Step 4)** Combine Step 2 & Step 3 to form the piecewise function: