# Math

Angelique says that finding the absolute value is the same as finding the opposite of the number. For example, -5=5.. Explain her error. I need help on the question, and what is the absolute value.

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1. Her error is that the absolute value is the MAGNITUDE of a number, without regard to the sign.
ABS(4)=4
Abs(-5)=5

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