Absolute value

2 videos
2 skills
Find the distance between any two numbers using absolute value.

Absolute value to find distance

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Take the absolute value of the difference between two numbers to find the distance between them. Apply this principle to solve word problems.

Constructing and interpreting absolute value

VIDEO 7:20 minutes
Apply an understanding of absolute value and adding/subtracting negative numbers to solve word problems.

Compare statements using absolute value and distance on number line

VIDEO 5:02 minutes
Combine absolute value, number lines, and comparing statements by rewriting expressions in this challenging example.

Absolute value to find distance 2

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Take your knowledge of absolute value and distance to the next level in this challenging conceptual exercise.