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Worksheet: Finding the Absolute Value of Numbers

Q1:

| 2 9 0 | = .

Q2:

| 5 1 | = .

Q3:

| 6 4 | = .

Q4:

Evaluate 6 + | 4 | ÷ 1 2 .

Q5:

What is the absolute value of 0?

Q6:

Evaluate 1 2 + | 6 | ÷ 1 2 .

Q7:

Evaluate | 8 | ÷ 4 × | 3 | .

Q8:

Given that , what is the value of ?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Q9:

Given that , what is the value of ?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Q10:

State whether the following is true or false: 4 1 4 is equal to the absolute value of 4 1 4 .

  • Afalse
  • Btrue

Q11:

On Wednesday, Isabella deposited $27 in her account. On Thursday, she withdrew $30. If you represent both of these situations by integers, which has the higher absolute value?

  • Awithdrawing $30
  • Bdepositing $27

Q12:

Can the absolute value of a number ever be a negative number?

  • Ano
  • Byes

Q13:

Benjamin and Jacob both weigh 78 kg. Benjamin would like to gain weight, while Jacob wants to lose weight. They decide to go on a diet. After one month, Benjamin weighs 81 kg and Jacob 73 kg.

What are Benjamin’s and Jacob’s changes in weight?

  • ABenjamin: + 3 kg, Jacob: + 5 kg
  • BBenjamin: 5 kg, Jacob: + 3 kg
  • CBenjamin: 3 kg, Jacob: + 5 kg
  • DBenjamin: + 3 kg, Jacob: 5 kg
  • EBenjamin: + 5 kg, Jacob: 3 kg

Who had the larger change in weight?

  • AJacob
  • BIt was the same for both.
  • CBenjamin