Solve for x: -3|x - 3| = -6
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User: Solve for x: -3|x - 3| = -6

Weegy: -3(x + 3) = -3(x + 1)

-3x - 9 = -3x - 3

-3x + 3x = -3 + 9

0 = 6 is FALSE

The equation has: NO SOLUTION.

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Updated 2/5/2015 7:00:08 PM
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-3|x - 3| = -6
when x - 3 > 0 , x > 3
-3(x - 3) = -6
-3x + 9 = -6
-3x = -15
x = 5
when x - 3 < 0 , x < 3
-3(3 - x) = -6
-9 + 3x = -6
3x = 3
x = 1
Confirmed by Andrew. [2/6/2015 11:31:01 AM]

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