# How do you solve #|x+2|= 4#?

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Substitute these values into the left side of the equation and if equal to the right side then they are the solutions.

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To solve the equation |x + 2| = 4, you need to consider two cases: when the expression inside the absolute value is positive and when it is negative.

Case 1: x + 2 = 4 Solve for x: x = 4 - 2 = 2

Case 2: -(x + 2) = 4 Solve for x: x + 2 = -4 x = -4 - 2 x = -6

The solutions are x = 2 and x = -6.

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