How to Calculate Absolute Value in JavaScript

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

What is the JavaScript language mainly used for?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 75,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime.
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What does the absolute value of a number mean?

2. What is the absolute value of -42.34?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can gauge how much you know about JavaScript programming and how it can be used to calculate absolute value with this quiz and corresponding worksheet. You must be familiar with specific terms and how to apply JavaScript to absolute value problems in order to answer all quiz questions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

When you take this quiz, you will be expected to:

  • Note the main use of JavaScript
  • Explain what the absolute value of a number means
  • Solve an absolute value sample problem
  • Use JavaScript to calculate absolute value
  • Recognize what OOP stands for

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you can draw the most important information from the lesson, such as what JavaScript is mainly used for
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve absolute value practice problems
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define the absolute value of a number
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what OOP is

Additional Learning

If you're looking to get more information about this topic, refer to the lesson called How to Calculate Absolute Value in JavaScript. Details discussed in this lesson include:

  • What metaphor helps to describe absolute value
  • How a ternary operation is described
  • What the Math object is
Support