# How do you simplify the expression # -abs(-7)#?

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Apr 27, 2018

-7

#### Explanation:

In regard to the order of operations, absolute value bars (

Apr 27, 2018

-7

#### Explanation:

You would first do the absolute value of

- Find the absolute value of
#-7# , which is#7# . - Multiply the absolute value of
#-7# by#-1# . Since the absolute value of#-7# is#7# and#7*-1# is#-7# , the answer is#-7# .