# How do you find the absolute value of #abs(-8)#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 23, 2016

#### Explanation:

Absolute value of a number is its value sans its sign, positive or negative i.e. for

Number

Graphically, absolute value of a number can be described as distance of its location on real number line from **origin** i.e. point described as **origin**.

As the distance of