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## Adding Integers

#### Introduction

#### Terms

## Examples

Plot on a number line

Because the second number is negative, we move to the Left

James swam -17 feet under water. James then swam up 10 feet towards the surface. How far is he from the surface?

Plot on a number line

Because the second number is positive, we move to the Right

Plot on a number line

Because the second number is positive, we move to the Right

The first and second tracks on Victoria's CD are 2 minutes and 5 minutes. Calculate the total time it takes to play the two tracks.

Plot on a number line

Because the second number is positive, we move to the Right