# How do you simplify abs(10-7)?

May 7, 2018

$\left\mid 10 - 7 \right\mid = 3$

#### Explanation:

Simplify:

$\left\mid 10 - 7 \right\mid$

$\left\mid 3 \right\mid$

Absolute value of a number is the distance that number is from $0$ on a number line.

$\left\mid 3 \right\mid = 3$