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Te Reo Pāngarau

uara pū

absolute value (| |)

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te tawhiti o tētahi tau mai i te kore i te rārangi tau. Arā, ko te uara tōrunga o te tau. Hei tauira:

  • Ko te 5 te uara pū o te +5, arā, |+5| = 5.
  • Ko te 5 te uara pū o te -5, arā, |-5| = 5.

 

The distance of a number from zero on the number line. The positive value of a number.

Tauira KŌrero

E hia te uara pū o te whā ira toru rima tōraro?

Rangahautia ētahi whakamahinga o tēnei tikanga pāngarau, te uara pū.

Ko te 2 te uara pū o te 3 tangohia te 5.

Tauira KŌrero

E hia te uara pū o te whā ira toru rima tōraro?

Rangahautia ētahi whakamahinga o tēnei tikanga pāngarau, te uara pū.

Ko te 2 te uara pū o te 3 tangohia te 5.