# How do you evaluate #abs2+h+absj# when h=6, j=-4?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 20, 2016

#### Explanation:

#|2|+h+|j|#

# |2|+6+|-4|#

*When taking the absolute value of a number, it is its distance away from #0# or also known as the magnitude of a number.*

#2+6+4 = 12#