Vocaloid:

Absolute Value Explanation

3 months ago
Vocaloid:

@Zeke

3 months ago
Vocaloid:

the most basic absolute value function looks like this: |input| = output the output must always be 0 or greater, but the input can be negative

3 months ago
Vocaloid:

if you have |X| = 12 (from Allison's HW) X can be -12 or 12 because: |12| = 12 |-12| = 12

3 months ago
Zeke:

That's where I'm getting it wrong, when |x| i thought only abaolute value can be positive. No?

3 months ago
Vocaloid:

the outside must be positive, but the inside can be negative or positive

3 months ago
Zeke:

Hm, I guess I had that wrong then.

3 months ago
Vocaloid:

if this helps at all I graphed it

3 months ago
Zeke:

Ohhhh yeee i get the point now, Thanks @Vocaloid

3 months ago