1. ## Absolute Value Equation

Find all real solutions for the given equation.

|x^2 + 2x - 9| = 6

2. Originally Posted by sologuitar
Find all real solutions for the given equation.

|x^2 + 2x - 9| = 6
You have two cases to consider because of the absolute value:

1) x^2+2x-9 = 6
2) x^2+2x-9 = -6

3. ## ok...

Originally Posted by Jameson
You have two cases to consider because of the absolute value:

1) x^2+2x-9 = 6
2) x^2+2x-9 = -6
I can take it from here. I got confused by the trinomial in the absolute value.

Thanks