Absolute Difference Calculator

Enter a and b for absolute difference below:

a =
b =

How does the Absolute Difference Calculator work?

Calculates the absolute difference between 2 numbers
This calculator has 2 inputs.

What 1 formula is used for the Absolute Difference Calculator?

  1. Absolute Difference = |x - y|

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What 3 concepts are covered in the Absolute Difference Calculator?

absolute difference
The distance on a number line between 2 values.
|x - y|
absolute value
A positive number representing the distance from 0 on a number line
math operation involving the difference of elements

Example calculations for the Absolute Difference Calculator

  1. absolute difference for 5 and 2
  2. calculate the absolute difference for 20 and -5

Absolute Difference Calculator Video