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anonymous

  • one year ago

simplify the expression .... | -5 |

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  1. anonymous
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    whats the expression

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    | -5 |

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    the answer is 5

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can u explain it to me

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    sure

  6. anonymous
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    the lines lines around the -5 mean that it turns that number into a positive number no matter what that's only if theres a single number tho. if theres an equation inside the lines then its more complicated

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    its called finding the absolute value

  8. anonymous
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    for example | -5-4 | would equal 9 because -4-5=-9 and -9 changes into a positive because its in between the lines

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I hope this helped

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