Segments

Which of the pairs of numbers on the number line encloses the longest segment:




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Solution:

|-9.3-2.5| =11.8 ; ; |6.5-5.1| =1.4 ; ; |-13.3-(-5.6)| =7.7 ; ; |12.2-(-9.6)| =21.8 ; ; |-12.4-(-7.8)| =4.6 ; ; ; ; max = 21.8 ; ;







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