Posted by **Vanilla Bear** on Monday, August 20, 2012 at 9:58pm.

Hi! I need some help with absolute value. First, I want to ask is that for absolute value, is that if the absolute value is |6| then would the answer be 6 or -6? I am really confused with this so if somebody could explain this to me, it would be a big help, thank you!

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, August 20, 2012 at 10:05pm
The absolute value of |6| is 6. It is 6 places from 0.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/absolute-value.html

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**Vanilla Bear**, Monday, August 20, 2012 at 10:06pm
Oh okay thank you!

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, August 20, 2012 at 10:09pm
You're welcome.

Be sure to read the website above.

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**Vanilla Bear**, Monday, August 20, 2012 at 10:10pm
Yes, I just finished reading it.

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