# Factorizing An Absolute Value Expression?

Algebra Level 3

Let the largest root of $$x^2+|5x|-6=0$$ be $$a$$ and the smaller root of $$|x^2+5x|-6=0$$ be $$b$$.

Find $$a+b$$.

Notation: $$| \cdot |$$ denotes the absolute value function.

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