Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 2 - Section 2.2 - Adding Integers - Exercise Set: 18

Answer

$-4$

Work Step by Step

$|5|=5, |-9|=9, and 9-5=4$. 9 has the larger absolute value and its sign is -: $5+(-9)=-4$
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