Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Operations with Real Numbers and Simplifying Algebraic Expressions - Exercise Set: 144

Answer

France's approval rating exceeds Iran's approval rating by 26 points.

Work Step by Step

France's approval rating = $-3$ Iran's approval rating = $-29$ Thus, the difference between the approval ratings of France and Iran is: $=-3-(-29) \\=-3+29 \\=26$ France's approval rating exceeds Iran's approval rating by 26 points.
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