Practice Objectives

- Demonstrate the ability to find the absolute value of a number
- Demonstrate the ability to compare and order absolute values
- Demonstrate the ability to simplify an expression with the absolute value operation

## Practice Simplifying Expressions with Absolute Value

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Finding the Absolute Value of a Number:

- The absolute value of a non-negative number is just the number
- The absolute value of a negative number is the opposite of the number
- The absolute value of a number is always non-negative |a| ≥ 0

Simplifying Expressions with Negatives and Absolute Value:

- Count the number of negative symbols on the outside of the absolute value operation
- An even number gives us a non-negative result
- An odd number gives us a negative result

Comparing Absolute Values:

- Simplify each side completely
- Choose the correct inequality symbol "<" or ">"

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