# How Many Different Integers can Have the Same Absolute Value?

## Question: How many different integers can have the same absolute value?

The absolute value of a number is its distance from 0. Since the absolute value is a distance, the absolute value is always non-negative.

## Answer: Two different integers can have the same absolute value

Let's look into an example to understand this

## Explanation:

If 'a' is a positive integer and '-a' is its additive inverse, then both the integers have the same absolute value

The absolute value of a variable a is represented by |a| which is pronounced as "Mod x" or "Modulus of x."

So, two different integers can have the same absolute value

Example: 5 and -5 have the same absolute value i.e, 5

### Thus, two different integers can have the same absolute value

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