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patbatE21

  • 4 years ago

On a single day the temp. in Alaska dropped from a high of -12 degree F to a low of -50 degree F. What is the difference between the high and low temp?

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  1. Walleye
    • 4 years ago
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    find the distance between the two temperatures! hint: absolute values find distance!

  2. patbatE21
    • 4 years ago
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    38

  3. Walleye
    • 4 years ago
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    abs(-12 - (-50)) = 38!

  4. Rogonic
    • 4 years ago
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    This is fine. I would just say -12 --50 = 38.

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