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## Describe Situation Using Integers

#### Introduction

#### Terms

## 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