An ice cream company reported a net profit of $24,000 in 2002 and a net loss of $11,000 in 2003. How much did the company‘s profits change from 2002 to 2003?
Let the profits be an increment of
Let the losses be a decrement of
To find the change in profits, find the difference between the profits and losses,
The modulus function is to ensure that the difference is positive, as change is scalar.
Hence, the company's profits change