# To rewrite: The expression without the absolute value symbol.

### Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

4th Edition
James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805

### Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

4th Edition
James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805

#### Solutions

Chapter A, Problem 1E
To determine

## To rewrite: The expression without the absolute value symbol.

Expert Solution

The equivalent form of the given expression is 18.

### Explanation of Solution

Given:

The expression is Re-Convert- 1 - 4421.

Calculation:

Find the sum of 5 and 23, that is, 523=18.

Thus, the given expression becomes,

|523|=|18|

By the definition of absolute value,

|18|=18|523|=18.

Hence, the equivalent form of the given expression is 18.

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