Solve mathematical and real-world problems involving absolute value, including the comparison of absolute value.
Michael has a lemonade stand which costs $10 to start up. If he makes $5 the first day, he can determine whether he made a profit so far by comparing |-10| and |5|.
Absolute value situations include distances, temperatures and finances.
Clarification 2: Problems involving calculations with absolute value are limited to two or fewer operations.
Clarification 3: Within this benchmark, the expectation is to use integers only.
Subject Area: Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)
Strand: Number Sense and Operations
Date Adopted or Revised: 08/20
Status: State Board Approved