Solve the equation. |x-1|=-1 x=

William Curry 2021-12-07 Answered
Solve the equation.
|x-1|=-1
x=
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Answered 2021-12-08 Author has 31 answers
Step 1
The absolute value of a positive number is always positive.
Step 2
Absolute value of a negative number is positive. That is , absolute value cannot be less than 0. Since the resultant value of |x-1| is equal to -1, which is not possible so, |x-1|=-1 has no solution.
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