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HOW TO Add: (Ϫ9) ϩ 8 ͉Ϫ9͉ ϭ 9 ͉8͉ ϭ 8 • The signs are different. Find the absolute value of each number. 9Ϫ8ϭ1 • Subtract the smaller number from the larger. (Ϫ9) ϩ 8 ϭ Ϫ1 • Attach the sign of the number with the larger absolute value. Because ͉؊9͉ Ͼ ͉8͉, use the sign of ؊9. Chapter 1 / Real Numbers and Variable Expressions HOW TO Add: (Ϫ23) ϩ 47 ϩ (Ϫ18) ϩ 5 To add more than two numbers, add the first two numbers. Then add the sum to the third number. Continue until all the numbers are added. (Ϫ23) ϩ 47 ϩ (Ϫ18) ϩ 5 ϭ 24 ϩ (Ϫ18) ϩ 5 ϭ6ϩ5 ϭ 11 Look at the two expressions below and note that each expression equals the same number.