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Write the absolute value inequality in the form 

|x−b| c  that has the solution set x<−7 or x>5.


that has the solution set 5

 Apr 21, 2020
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 Apr 21, 2020
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Find the midpoint between the two numbers:  (-7 + 5)/2  =  -1

Find the distance from the midpoint to eithr endpoint:  6

Since you want < the smaller and > the larger:  |x - -1|  >  6     or     |x + 1|  >  6

 Apr 22, 2020

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