Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.1 - Introduction to Integers - Exercise Set: 93

Answer

oxygen

Work Step by Step

The boiling temperature of hydrogen is less than -200. $|-253|-|-200|=253-200=53$ The boiling temperatore of oxygen is greater than -200. $|-200|-|-186|=200-186=14$ 14$\lt$53 so oxygen is the closest.
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