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lilshane

  • one year ago

Use signed numbers to solve. A helicopter rose 2400 feet, descended 1650 feet, and then descended another 725 feet. What was the net gain or loss in altitude? A. gained 25 ft B. lost 750 ft C. lost 25 ft D. gained 750 ft

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  1. lilshane
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    @Nnesha

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    @triciaal

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    @nincompoop

  5. Nnesha
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    just subtract all numbers

  6. lilshane
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    I got 25

  7. lilshane
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    so its A or C

  8. Nnesha
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    descended meaning ?

  9. Nnesha
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    decreasing right so if helicopter rose descended net should be opposite in altitude

  10. Nnesha
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    opposite of decreasing *

  11. lilshane
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    Soo C?

  12. Nnesha
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    what is opposite of decrease ?

  13. lilshane
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    gain

  14. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    yes right decrease opposite increase so yep gain

  15. lilshane
    • one year ago
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    So A?

  16. lilshane
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    im confused @Nnesha

  17. Nnesha
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    confused ?

  18. Nnesha
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    like i said so if helicopter rose descended net should be opposite in altitude so opposite of decrease is increasing increasing = gain

  19. lilshane
    • one year ago
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    So is it C?

  20. Nnesha
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    helicopter rose descended net should *opposite(of descended)* in altitude when number increase of something you would gain something or lose ?

  21. lilshane
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    Gain

  22. lilshane
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    So its A?

  23. Nnesha
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    yes right

  24. lilshane
    • one year ago
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    ok lol

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