Posted by norma on Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 7:56pm.
Determine the maximum and minimum values of the folloing set of numbers:2,8,1/2,5/3,9/4,7,739

math  Damon, Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 8:02pm
positive ones
1/2, 2, 9/4
is 9/4 bigger than 2?
yes, 8/4 is 2
negative ones, which is bigger number ?
73 is biggest negative, therefore minimum 
math  Damon, Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 8:04pm
PS
If you graph these on a number line, they will make sense to you.