The number line is a straight line that has an origin and stretches infinitly in two directions from its origin. An abscissa is a point on the number and can have a positive or negative value depending on its direction from the origin.
This animation represents values between -10 and 10.
Click the arrows to set the visible limits of the number line.
Move the markers on the line by moving the colored boxes above the line.
Note: The number line expands or contracts to display decimal numbers between -10 and 10 on a maximum scale of 100 divisions.