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  • one year ago

Evaluate |a| - |b|, given a = 5, b = -3, and c = -2.

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    wheres c?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i dont know its not in the original problem @pooja195

  3. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    \[\huge~\rm~|5|−|−3| \] sub in the values

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    would i subtract from five or add to -3?

  5. Astrophysics
    • one year ago
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    |-x| = x

  6. pooja195
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    absolute value of -3 is?

  7. anonymous
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    im not sure

  8. pooja195
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    Absolute as in the "real" value

  9. anonymous
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    so 3?

  10. pooja195
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    Yes 5-3=?

  11. anonymous
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    2

  12. pooja195
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    Good.

  13. pooja195
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    Welcome To OpenStudy :)

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you @pooja195

  15. pooja195
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    :)

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