# How do you simplify #- |-4| + |-6| - |3| + |-1|#?

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Sep 6, 2016

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#### Explanation:

For the

#color(blue)"absolute value"# we have the condition

#color(orange)"Reminder"# for example.

#|-4|=4" and " |4|=4# The absolute value is a measure of how far a value is from the origin with no consideration of it's direction.

here

#|-4|=4,|-6|=6,|3|=3" and " |-1|=1# hence the expression can be written.

#-(4)+(6)-(3)+(1)=-4+6-3+1=0#