# Infinite limit of absolute value

## Homework Statement

i just want to know one value that i cant find anywhere, and would love some help

## Homework Equations

$$\lim_{x\rightarrow\ -\infty}|x|}$$

## The Attempt at a Solution

thanks

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Mark44
Mentor
If you look at the graph of y = |x|, the limit is pretty obvious.

HallsofIvy
As x goes to -infinity, it must be negative! For negative x, |x|= -x. What is the limit $\lim_{x\rightarrow -\infty} -x$?