Add to both sides of the equation.

Reorder and .

Remove the absolute value term. This creates a on the right side of the equation because .

Set up the positive portion of the solution.

Set up the negative portion of the solution.

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

The solution to the equation includes both the positive and negative portions of the solution.

To rewrite as a function of , write the equation so that is by itself on one side of the equal sign and an expression involving only is on the other side.

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