To find the interval for the first piece, find where the inside of the absolute value is non-negative.

Solve the inequality.

Subtract from both sides of the inequality.

Multiply each term in by

Multiply each term in by . When multiplying or dividing both sides of an inequality by a negative value, flip the direction of the inequality sign.

Multiply .

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Multiply both sides of the equation by .

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Divide each term by and simplify.

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Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

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In the piece where is non-negative, remove the absolute value.

To find the interval for the second piece, find where the inside of the absolute value is negative.

Solve the inequality.

Subtract from both sides of the inequality.

Multiply each term in by

Multiply each term in by . When multiplying or dividing both sides of an inequality by a negative value, flip the direction of the inequality sign.

Multiply .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Multiply by .

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Divide by .

In the piece where is negative, remove the absolute value and multiply by .

Write as a piecewise.

Simplify .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

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Solve for .

Move all terms not containing to the right side of the inequality.

Subtract from both sides of the inequality.

Subtract from .

Multiply each term in by

Multiply each term in by . When multiplying or dividing both sides of an inequality by a negative value, flip the direction of the inequality sign.

Multiply .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Multiply by .

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Divide by .

Find the intersection of and .

Solve for .

Move all terms not containing to the right side of the inequality.

Add to both sides of the inequality.

Add and .

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Multiply by .

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Divide by .

Find the intersection of and .

Find the union of the solutions.

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Convert the inequality to interval notation.

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