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Based on: Elementary Algebra: Chapter 02 by Denny Burzynski

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Name: Elementary Algebra: Absolute Value
ID: m19767
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module defines absolute value in two ways and demonstrates how to work with them within arithmetic expressions.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: absolute, algebra, elementary, numbers, real, value
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: John Redden (johnr@cos.edu)
Copyright Holders: John Redden (johnr@cos.edu)
Maintainers: John Redden (johnr@cos.edu)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Jan 21, 2009 5:10 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Mar 5, 2009 3:33 pm -0600

Based On: Elementary Algebra: Chapter 02
Originally By: Denny Burzynski (dcwill@rice.edu)

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Version History

Version: 1.3 Mar 5, 2009 3:33 pm -0600 by John Redden
Changes:
Removed dead link.

Version: 1.2 Mar 1, 2009 9:49 pm -0600 by John Redden
Changes:
Removed extraneous text.

Version: 1.1 Feb 25, 2009 1:11 pm -0600 by John Redden
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