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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

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James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805
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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

4th Edition
James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805

Solutions

Chapter A, Problem 32E
To determine

To calculate: To solve the equation

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 32E

  x=2,43

Explanation of Solution

Given information: Equation is |3x+5|=1

Formula Used:

If |x|=a , then x=±a

Calculation:

Equation is given as

  |3x+5|=1

On solving,

  3x+5=±1

Case1: When 3x+5=1

  3x+5=13x=153x=4x=43

Case 2: When 3x+5=1

  3x+5=13x=153x=6x=63x=2

Thus, x=2,43

Conclusion:

Hence, x=2,43

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