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# EXAMPLE: Real World

## Write an integer for each situation.

1. a total rainfall of 2 inches below normal. ______

2. an average temperature 3 degrees above normal. ______
Check your progress

a. 6 degrees above normal _____ b. 2 inches below normal ______
EXAMPLE: Graph Integers
To graph a point on the number line, draw a point on the line at its _______________.

Graph the set of integers {4, -6, 0}

3.
-10 -8 -6 -4 -2 0 2 4 6 8 10

Check your progress
Graph the set of integers on a number line. {-2, 8, -7, 10}

c.
-10 -8 -6 -4 -2 0 2 4 6 8 10
EXAMPLE: Finding Absolute Value
Graph 6 and +6 .

How many units is 6 from zero? _____ How many units is +6 from zero? _____

The absolute value of 6 is ______ The absolute value of +6 is ______

6 = ______ +6 = ______

EXAMPLE: Evaluate Expressions

Evaluate each expression.

4. 7 = ______

5. 5 2

-10 -8 -6 -4 -2 0 2 4 6 8 10

* Order of Operations:
The absolute value bars are considered
to be a grouping symbol. When
evaluating 5 2, evaluate the
absolute values BEFORE subtracting.