- Plotting and Comparing Signed Numbers
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- Plotting integers on a number line
- Ordering integers
- Using a number line to compare integers
- Writing a signed number for a real-world situation
- Comparing signed numbers relating to a real-world situation
- Plotting opposite integers on a number line
- Finding opposites of integers
- Absolute value of a number
- Finding all numbers with a given absolute value
- Plotting rational numbers on a number line

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16 degrees below zero temperature.

**Step 1:**

Below zero temperatures are represented by negative signed integers.

**Step 2:**

16 degrees below zero temperature is represented by the signed integer −16.

The opposite of -299.

**Step 1:**

The opposite of negative signed integer is represented by a positive signed integer.

**Step 2:**

The opposite of -299 is represented by the signed integer +299 or just 299.

A gain of eleven pounds in weight.

**Step 1:**

A gain is represented by a positive signed integer.

**Step 2:**

A gain of eleven pounds in weight is represented by the signed integer +11

The stock market went down 850 points today.

**Step 1:**

Stock market going down is represented by negative signed integer.

**Step 2:**

The given statement 'The stock market went down 850 points today' is represented by the signed integer −850

A pay cut of $490.

**Step 1:**

A pay cut is represented by a negative signed integer.

**Step 2:**

A pay cut of $490 is represented by the signed integer −490

425 feet above sea level.

**Step 1:**

Position above sea level is represented by a positive signed integer.

**Step 2:**

425 feet above sea level is represented by the signed integer + 425

The opposite of 539.

**Step 1:**

The opposite of positive signed integer is represented by a negative signed integer.

**Step 2:**

The opposite of 539 is represented by the signed integer −539

84 feet below sea level.

**Step 1:**

Position below sea level is represented by a negative signed integer.

**Step 2:**

84 feet below sea level is represented by the signed integer −84

A deposit of $2,860 in bank account

**Step 1:**

A deposit in a bank is represented by a positive signed integer.

**Step 2:**

A deposit of $2,860 in bank account is represented by the signed integer +2860

Stock market went up 3,690 points

**Step 1:**

Stock market going up is represented by positive signed integer.

**Step 2:**

The statement "Stock market went up 3,690 points" is represented by the signed integer +3690

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