what is the absolute value to express the distance between 10 and -4

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use absolute value

Oct 5th, 2015

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Simply subtract the two numbers (in any order) and use the symbol for absolute value:

Distance between 10 and -4  = |−4 -10|    (or |10 - (-4)| and the answer is 14

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Oct 5th, 2015

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