Absolute Value Classroom Demonstrator

Click on the blue point in the manipulative and drag it to change the figure. The blue point labeled a represents a value. The red point labeled |a| represents the absolute value of a.

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Absolute Value Classroom Demonstrator. 2009-12-23. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/a/absolutevalue_cd.html.

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2018-05-08: Changed manipulative to work with Geogebra 5. (McAdams, David.)
2009-12-23: Initial version (McAdams, David.)

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