Absolute value: $|−5.4−(−1.2)|$ Distance: $4.2$
Work Step by Step
To find the distance between $−5.4$ and $−1.2$, we use $|−5.4−(−1.2)|$. We simplify inside the absolute value: $|−4.2|$. We find the absolute value (distance from 0): $4.2$.
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