Intermediate Algebra Problems With Answers 
Sample 9  Solve Absolute Value Equations
Several algebra problems, related to solving equations with absolute value, are presented along with their answers. The solutions are at the bottom of the page. These questions may be used with the tutorials on how to Solve Equations with Absolute Value.
Solve the following absolute value equations.
a)  x  = 5 b)  x  2  = 7 c)  89 x + 4  = 2 d)  11 x  9  = 0 e) 2  x + 5  = 10 f) 3  9 x  7   2 = 13 g) 5  x + 2  + 8 = 12 h)  3 x  2  / 3 = 7 i)  (x  5) / 4  = 6 j)  x + 1  =  4 x + 3 k)  x + 3  =   x  3 
b) {5 , 9} c) No solutions (absolute value is not negative) d) {9/11} e) {0 , 10} f) given equation is equivalent to  9 x  7  = 5 , solutions: {4/3 , 2/9} g) given equation is equivalent to  x + 2  = 4 , solutions: {2 , 6} h) given equation is equivalent to  3 x  2  = 21 , solutions: {23/3 , 19/3} i) given equation is equivalent to  x  5  = 24, solutions: {19 , 29} j) {1/6 , 1} k) given equation is equivalent to 2 x + 3  = 0 , solution: {3} Algebra Questions and problems More ACT, SAT and Compass practice
