Directed Numbers

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The numbers $3$3 and $-3$−3 have been marked on the number line. Which one of the following is true?

$3$3 and $-3$−3 appear on opposite sides of $0$0, but are not the same distance from $0$0.

A

$3$3 and $-3$−3 are the same distance from $0$0, but do not have the same value.

B

$3$3 and $-3$−3 are the same distance from $0$0, and have the same value.

C

Easy

Less than a minute

Which one of the following completes the statement "Two integers are opposites if ______ "?

Using the number line below:

Consider the two numbers marked on the number line.

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