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August 26th, 2018, 05:16 AM   #1
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Subtract Integers 7 grade

I don't understand this problem because my teacher didn't explain it.


$\displaystyle 12-|8|$

Can someone explain?
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|n| means absolute value of number n.
Example: |-5| = |5| = 5
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August 27th, 2018, 05:15 AM   #3
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Hello Sir
the answer will be 5
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12 - |8| = 12 - 8 = 4
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Hello Sir
the answer will be 5
Will someone please ban this clown? It is bad enough that he thinks this is google, but now he is giving students grotesquely incorrect answers.
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