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Selena2345 Group Title

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 Group Title
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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?

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  2. Selena2345 Group Title
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    That what the math word problem says.

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  3. Cemantha Group Title
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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

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  4. Selena2345 Group Title
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    thank you and fast cemantha

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  5. Cemantha Group Title
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    im trying k

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  6. Selena2345 Group Title
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    okay

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  7. dpaInc Group Title
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    a picture of the situation should help...

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  8. luisrock2008 Group Title
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    K, i jump of a cliff and make sure to take a pic of me, K

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  9. Cemantha Group Title
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    thats very rude luis

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  10. luisrock2008 Group Title
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    How, is it rude. Im just kidding.

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  11. dpaInc Group Title
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    |dw:1337120987438:dw|

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  12. Cemantha Group Title
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    let him teach her

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  13. luisrock2008 Group Title
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    k

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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?

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  15. Selena2345 Group Title
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    No i can't answer the change in the elevation. It is hard for me.

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  16. dpaInc Group Title
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    when you hear the word "change" you should subtract... which reminds me, i need to change the picture a bit...

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    |dw:1337121400518:dw|

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  18. dpaInc Group Title
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    to get the "change" in elevation.. just subtract... 65 - -15 =

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  19. Selena2345 Group Title
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    65-15=50

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  20. saifoo.khan Group Title
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    She helped you already.

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  21. Selena2345 Group Title
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    Can you help me someone with Question B In my word problem ?

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  22. ZSpence Group Title
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    isnt 65-(-15)=80

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  23. Selena2345 Group Title
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    yes

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  24. Selena2345 Group Title
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    Can you help me someone with Question B In my word problem ?

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