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daniellemmcqueen

  • 2 years ago

We use absolute value to find distances in the real world. Suppose you travel 10 miles north to the grocery store then 6 miles south to the post office. From here, you travel 8 miles north to the nearest bank. What is the total distance you have traveled?

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  1. princeofwetlot
    • 2 years ago
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    isn't it 10 + 6 + 8?

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