#### Answer

The distance between a real number $a$ and $0$ is called the $absolute value$ of $a$.

#### Work Step by Step

An absolute value of a number is the distance between it and $0$, with no consideration for sign.

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321726391

ISBN 13:
978-0-32172-639-1

The distance between a real number $a$ and $0$ is called the $absolute value$ of $a$.

An absolute value of a number is the distance between it and $0$, with no consideration for sign.

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