MATH SOLVE

3 months ago

Q:
# A submarine is 730 m below sea level. An airplane that is directly over the submarine is 9,144 m above sea level. What is the vertical distance between the submarine and the airplane?

Accepted Solution

A:

Submarine: -730

Airplane: 9,144

|-730-9,144|=|-9,874|=9,874

|d|: absolute value

The vertical distance between the submarine and airplane is 9,874 meters.

Airplane: 9,144

|-730-9,144|=|-9,874|=9,874

|d|: absolute value

The vertical distance between the submarine and airplane is 9,874 meters.