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1. Which sentence will make the number sentence |-12| ? 12 true?
A. =
B.*equal sign w line through it*
C. <***
D. >

2. How is the sentence "8 less than y is 2" written as an equation?
A. 8-y=2***
B. Y=2-8
C. Y-8=2
D. Y+8=2

3. Which sentence will make the number sentence-|-15| ? 15 true?
A. =***
B. <
C. >

Am i correct?

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  1. all are incorrect. Each is exactly backwards.

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  2. So is 1. D
    2. C
    And 3.b?

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  3. Recall that

    |x| = x if x >= 0
    |x| = -x if x < 0

    So,

    |12| = 12
    |-12| = 12
    1A

    |-15| = 15, so
    -|-15| = -15
    So, -|-15| < 15
    3B

    recall that you can say 4 is 2 less than 6. That means 6-2 = 4

    So, #2 is
    y-8 = 2
    2C

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  4. 45

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  5. @Steve that was very UN-helpful

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