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What is the value of x in the equation?
(17) + 20 – (9 × 8) ÷ 3 = x
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 one year ago
What is the value of x in the equation? (17) + 20 – (9 × 8) ÷ 3 = x
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JejomarConcepcionBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
(17) + 20 – (72) ÷ 3 = x ( parenthesis first) (17) + 20 –(24) = x ( following the MDAS rule we should multiply of divide first whichever comes first on the left :) then you can now simplify it by adding or subtracting whichever comes first on the left :) 3 24 = x x= 21
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JejomarConcepcionBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
@mowrey and @JamenS did you followed the rule of PEMDAS ? P arenthesis E xponent M ultiplication D ivision A ddition and S ubtarction ??
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