# What number is the opposite of 8?

-1/8

## What is the absolute value of 3?

For example, the absolute value of 3 is 3, and the absolute value of −3 is also 3. The absolute value of a number may be thought of as its distance from zero.

## How do you work absolute value?

SOLVING EQUATIONS CONTAINING ABSOLUTE VALUE(S)

1. Step 1: Isolate the absolute value expression.
2. Step2: Set the quantity inside the absolute value notation equal to + and – the quantity on the other side of the equation.
3. Step 3: Solve for the unknown in both equations.

## Why is motivation in the workplace important?

Employee motivation is key to an organisation’s success. It’s the level of commitment, drive and energy that a company’s workers bring to the role everyday. Without it, companies experience reduced productivity, lower levels of output and it’s likely that the company will fall short of reaching important goals too.

## What is an absolute value in real life?

The absolute value of a number can be thought of as the value of the number without regard to its sign. For example |3| = 3 and |-5| = 5. When plotted on a number line, it’s the distance from zero. We use the absolute value when subtracting a positive number and a negative number.

## What is a reciprocal of 3?

The reciprocal or multiplicative inverse of a number x is the number which, when multiplied by x , gives 1 . So, the product of a number and its reciprocal is 1 . (This is sometimes called the property of reciprocals .) so the reciprocal of 3 is 13 (and the reciprocal of 13 is 3 .)

## What is absolute value used for?

The absolute value is used in the real world to define the DIFFERENCE or change from one point to another. A good example I found was that if the everybody is going 55 mph and you are going 70 or 40 mph you will most likely get a ticket. It matters because the difference between you and everybody else is 15 mph.

## What is opposite word of lockdown?

The opposite of lockdown is actually called freedom.

## What is absolute value mean?

Absolute value describes the distance from zero that a number is on the number line, without considering direction. The absolute value of a number is never negative.

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