Implement a function that is given one (signed) integer, and it should return its [absolute value)

**For example**, the absolute value of -17 is 17, while the absolute value of 97 is 97.

Implement a function that is given one (signed) integer, and it should return its [absolute value)

**For example**, the absolute value of -17 is 17, while the absolute value of 97 is 97.

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With your current questions, we don’t have enough context to know **what you already know or don’t know**, so it is impossible to guide you without just telling you the answer (**which we won’t do**).

It is pretty typical on here for people to share a codepen / repl.it / jsfiddle example of what they have tried so that anyone helping has more of an idea of what help is actually helpful.

Please provide some example of what you’ve tried and I’m sure you’ll get more help.

Happy coding

It has an Abs Method if that is what you are looking for.