## Enter a and b for absolute difference below:

What is the absolute difference of 20 and -5?

## Absolute Difference Definition:

`The distance on a number line between 2 values.`

|x - y|

## Draw these points on a number line:

## Plug in a = 20 and b = -5

Absolute Difference = |a - b|

Absolute Difference = |20 - -5|

Absolute Difference = |25|

Absolute Difference = **25**

### 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?

- 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
- subtraction
- math operation involving the difference of elements

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