Absolute Value Inequality Example 1

Here is an example of how to solve an absolute value inequality.  Remember to read the lesson on this topic.

Basic steps to follow:

1. Isolate the absolute value function
2. Write a linear or compound inequality; in this step you will be dropping the absolute value
3. Solve the respective inequality and graph the solution on a number line

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Important habits to master math:

1. write out all steps
2. be very neat
3. use pencil not pen
4. review your work as your go
5. make sure you know the basics like fractions, positive and negative numbers and order of operations