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anonymous
 5 years ago
I need help with the order of operations
PEMDAS.
please help!
anonymous
 5 years ago
I need help with the order of operations PEMDAS. please help!

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0more specificly, i need to know if Multiplication and Division are to be performed in the same step, as they are found in the problem from left to right. OR if multiplication is to be done first THEN division

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01) Parenthesis 2) Exponents 3) Multiply 4) Divide 5) Add 6) Subtract

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Just go in order of whatever the problem is :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what would the answer be for this problem \[6\div2(1+2)\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.06/2(1+2) 6/2(3) 3(3) =9

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0reason being becasue you solved from left to right doing multiplication and division together, correct? not multiplication before division in which case you would get 1. 6/2(3) 6/6 1

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0please excuse my dear and sally ;D

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but you'll get different answers if you multiplication and division at the same time or multiplication first.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The order of "M" and "D" doesn't matter, PEMDAS could just as easily be PEDMAS. Just go from left to right. Same applies for addition and subtraction

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can easily remember the order as BODMAS BBrackets first OOrders (ie Powers and Square Roots, etc.) DMDivision and Multiplication (lefttoright) ASAddition and Subtraction (lefttoright)
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