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Selena2345

  • 2 years ago

A professional cliff diver dives from a ledge 65 feet above the surface of the water.The diver reaches an underwater depth of 15 feet before returning to to the surface.What was the diver's change in elevation from the highest point of the dive to the lowest? There are 3 Questions:Question A:What operation do you use to find a change in elevation ? Question B: Which integers represent the highest and lowest elevations of the dive ? Question C: Write and evaluate an expression to find the change in elevation.

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  1. luisrock2008
    • 2 years ago
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    Wait, why would a professioanl cliff diver dive from a ledge that is 65 feet above the surface. Is this even safe?

  2. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    That what the math word problem says.

  3. Cemantha
    • 2 years ago
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    im sorry mama but i hate word problems they give me head aches . but ima try to get sumone to help you

  4. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    thank you and fast cemantha

  5. Cemantha
    • 2 years ago
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    im trying k

  6. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    okay

  7. dpaInc
    • 2 years ago
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    a picture of the situation should help...

  8. luisrock2008
    • 2 years ago
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    K, i jump of a cliff and make sure to take a pic of me, K

  9. Cemantha
    • 2 years ago
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    thats very rude luis

  10. luisrock2008
    • 2 years ago
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    How, is it rude. Im just kidding.

  11. dpaInc
    • 2 years ago
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    |dw:1337120987438:dw|

  12. Cemantha
    • 2 years ago
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    let him teach her

  13. luisrock2008
    • 2 years ago
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    k

  14. dpaInc
    • 2 years ago
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    the diver started 65 feet above the water and ended up 15 feet below the surface. Can you answer what is the change in elevation?

  15. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    No i can't answer the change in the elevation. It is hard for me.

  16. dpaInc
    • 2 years ago
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    when you hear the word "change" you should subtract... which reminds me, i need to change the picture a bit...

  17. dpaInc
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    |dw:1337121400518:dw|

  18. dpaInc
    • 2 years ago
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    to get the "change" in elevation.. just subtract... 65 - -15 =

  19. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    65-15=50

  20. saifoo.khan
    • 2 years ago
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    She helped you already.

  21. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    Can you help me someone with Question B In my word problem ?

  22. ZSpence
    • 2 years ago
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    isnt 65-(-15)=80

  23. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    yes

  24. Selena2345
    • 2 years ago
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    Can you help me someone with Question B In my word problem ?

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