#### Answer

Yes, absolute value is always positive because a distance on a number line cannot be negative.

#### Work Step by Step

Absolute value is defined as the distance from zero on the number line; therefore, it is always positive.

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0-32184-874-8

ISBN 13:
978-0-32184-874-1

Yes, absolute value is always positive because a distance on a number line cannot be negative.

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