What is the absolute value of 0?

Mar 14, 2018

The absolute value function takes any term and transforms it to its non-negative form.

Therefore: $\left\mid 0 \right\mid = 0$

Mar 14, 2018

$| 0 | = 0$
The definition of a number's absolute value is its distance from $0$. Since $0$ is zero units away from itself, the absolute value of $0$ is just $0$.