1.08 Absolute values and number lines

Interactive practice questions

What is the value of $\left|3341\right|$|3341|?

Easy
Less than a minute

What is the value of $\left|-155\right|$|155|?

Evaluate $\left|-3\right|$|3|

What is the value of $\left|6.4\right|$|6.4|?

Outcomes

6.NS.C.7

Understand ordering and absolute value of rational numbers.

6.NS.C.7c

Understand the absolute value of a rational number as its distance from 0 on the number line; interpret absolute value as magnitude for a positive or negative quantity in real-world context.

6.NS.C.7d

Distinguish comparisons of absolute value from statements about order in mathematical problems and problems in real-world context.