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Describe Situation Using Integers

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Examples

Bank withdrawal of 3 dollars
Because we see the word 'withdrawal', we know we need a negative integer

6 feet above sea level
Because we see the word 'above', we know we need a positive integer

Temperature increase of 22 degrees
Because we see the word 'increase', we know we need a positive integer

Diving 12 feet under water
Because we see the word 'under', we know we need a negative integer

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