# Chapter 1 - Section 1.3 - The Real Numbers - Exercise Set - Page 42: 11

The blue dot indicates the graph of the number.

#### Work Step by Step

The distance from 0 to 1 is called the unit distance. Numbers to the right of the origin (0) are positive and numbers to the left of the origin are negative. Real numbers are graphed on a number line by placing a dot at the correct location for each number. The number $-5$ is negative, and is located 5 units to the left of 0.

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