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21 April, 16:08

Evaluate |x - 13| when x=5.

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  1. 21 April, 16:17
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    Step-by-step explanation:

    |x-13| absolute value means that we do not care about whether it is to left of zero or the right of zero we just care about the number itself.

    5-13 = - 8

    but since we only care about its absolute value it is just 8
  2. 21 April, 16:47
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    8

    Step-by-step explanation:

    |x - 13|

    Let x = 5

    |5 - 13|

    |-8|

    Absolute value means positive

    8
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