# Absolute value to find distance challenge

### Problem

Match each expression with its appropriate interpretation.
Expression
Interpretation
• 7, minus, 9
• open vertical bar, 7, minus, 9, close vertical bar
• 7, plus, left parenthesis, minus, 7, right parenthesis
• Sums to zero
• The distance between 7 and 9 on the number line
• The number 9 to the left of 7 on the horizontal number line