# How do you evaluate #a+b+absc# when a=0, b=3 and c=-4?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 29, 2016

The answer is

#### Explanation:

For any number **absolute value** of *distance* that number is from

Thus, to evaluate

#color(white)= a + b + abs c#

#=0 + 3 + abs "-4"#

#=0 + 3 + 4#

#=7#

So our answer is