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drchit

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how do i keep the difference between two numbers always positive?
e.g
24-36= -12 (how do i change -12 to +12?)
 

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rikrak

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On 2002-08-29 05:24, drchit wrote:
how do i keep the difference between two numbers always positive?
e.g
24-36= -12 (how do i change -12 to +12?)

abs(-12)=12
 

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