Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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Chapter 1 - Section 1.3 - The Real Numbers - Exercise Set - Page 41: 3

Answer

$8$

Work Step by Step

A gain in weight is represented by a positive number. Thus, a gain of 8 pounds can be expressed by the positive number 8.

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