# absolutevalue

## absolutevalue() Function

Returns the absolute value of a number. The absolute value of a number is the number without the sign.

### Usage

`[h: val = absolutevalue(num)]`

You can use the following shorthand for this function:

`[h: val = abs(num)]`

### Examples

====Negative Number====
Returns:
Returns:
Returns:

`[r: absolutevalue(-3)]`

`3`

#### Positive Number

`[r: abs(4)]`

`4`

#### Decimal Number

`[r: abs(3.4)]`

`3.4`