# Algebra

Can you show me how to do this problem please. Thanks.

|4-6to the second power ÷ 2 |- |-6|=

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1. |4-6^2/2| - |-6| Solve for the exponent.
|4-36/2| - |-6| Use PEMDAS and dicide by two.
|4-18| - |-6| Since everything in the absolute value is positive, you solve.
|-14| - |-6|
14 - 6 = ___

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2. correct.

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bobpursley
3. PS, on computers, absolute value is much easier to write this way...

abs(-14+6^2/2) or abs (function)

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