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# Finding the Distance Between Signed Decimals on a Number Line

Unit 1: Rational Number Operations
Lesson 16 of 27

## Big Idea: Students use number lines to find distances between signed decimals represented as the absolute value of the difference of the two values.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, distance, number line, signed decimals, signed fractions, rational numbers
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### Grant Harris

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