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lilshane
 one year ago
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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
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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Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2just subtract all numbers

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2decreasing right so if helicopter rose descended net should be opposite in altitude

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2opposite of decreasing *

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2what is opposite of decrease ?

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yes right decrease opposite increase so yep gain

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2like i said so if helicopter rose descended net should be opposite in altitude so opposite of decrease is increasing increasing = gain

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2helicopter rose descended net should *opposite(of descended)* in altitude when number increase of something you would gain something or lose ?
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