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anonymous

  • 4 years ago

Simplify: 18 – 4 + 12 ÷ 2

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  1. RagingSquirrel
    • 4 years ago
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    Do you know the order of operations?

  2. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    1 13 15 20 are the only choices though

  3. Mertsj
    • 4 years ago
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    Whoops sorry. Thought the divide sign was a positive.

  4. Mertsj
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    Do the division first and the work in order from left to right.

  5. Mertsj
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    18-4+6=14+6=20

  6. RagingSquirrel
    • 4 years ago
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    The order of operations can be abbreviated PEMDAs. I didn't think it would help me a while ago, but it did. Parentheses Equations Multiplication Division Addition

  7. RagingSquirrel
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    Just handle those in order.

  8. RagingSquirrel
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    Whoops, i mean exponents.

  9. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    Answer is last option, 20.

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