# Topic 7: Absolute Value

Try the problem below. After you try the problem, you can watch a video to see a correct solution.
Evaluate. $\left| -7 - 5 \right| -\left| 3 - 8\right|$
 A $$\displaystyle{-17}$$ B $$\displaystyle{7}$$ C $$\displaystyle{-7}$$ D $$\displaystyle{17}$$ E $$\displaystyle{11}$$

After watching the video, try this problem to practice more.

Evaluate: $\left|1-9\right| -\left|-2-4\right|$
 A $$\displaystyle{-2}$$ B $$\displaystyle{14}$$ C $$\displaystyle{-17}$$ D $$\displaystyle{2}$$ E $$\displaystyle{1}$$