#### Answer

TRUE

#### Work Step by Step

If $x$ is negative, then $|-x|$ simplifies to $x.$ Also $-(-x)$ simplifies to $x.$ Since both manipulations ended with the same expression, then the given statement is $\text{
TRUE
.}$

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
0-32184-874-8

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

TRUE

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