# What is an Absolute Value?

Instructions:

question 1 of 3

### Absolute values only take into account _____.

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### 2. Which symbol is used to represent absolute value?

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Absolute value adds another layer to solving equations. In this quiz, you'll recall how absolute value works and then solve problems involving it.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This absolute value quiz tests your ability to:

• Understand why the story from the lesson relates to absolute values
• Recall what absolute values do to positive and negative numbers
• Remember what symbols we write absolute values with
• Evaluate expressions that use absolute values

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - draw from relevant information found in the lesson on absolute value
• Critical thinking - use this information to consider why a story relates to absolute values
• Problem solving - find the answer to absolute value expressions
• Information recall - remember the absolute value knowledge you've gained