1.   What integer represents a loss of 15 yards in football?
    A. |15| B. |-15|
    C. 15 D. -15
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  2.   What integer represents a rise in temperature of 19°?
    A. 19 B. -|-19|
    C. -19 D. -|19|
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  3.   Find the absolute value of -17.
    A. 17 B.
    C. -18 D. -17
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  4.   Evaluate |-9|.
    A. 0 B. 1
    C. 9 D. -9
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  5.   Evaluate |-15| - |-9|.
    A. 24 B. 6
    C. -6 D. -24
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