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What is the value of $x$ for which $|3x+5|$ is not positive? Express your answer as a common fraction.

May 11, 2020

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Hi Guest!

Since absolute value is always positive except when it equals 0, that means that we have to make 3x+5=0.

$$3x+5=0$$

$$3x=-5$$

$$\boxed{x=-\frac{5}{3}}$$

I hope this helped you, guest!

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May 11, 2020