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Simplify: (9 – 8)2 × (24 – 6 divided by 3)



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evergirl
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I think the answer's 6 not sure

sasogeek
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(98)=? multiply the answer by 2
246= ? divide the answer by 3
multiply the two answers...

evergirl
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I got 6 as my final answer by using PEMDAS (order of operations)

sasogeek
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just in case you're not sure, the answer is not 6. but this might help.
98=1
246=18
can you do the rest? (1*2) * (18/3) = what you're looking for

evergirl
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yea

evergirl
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thanks

sasogeek
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is the 246 divided 3 the same as
this \(\large 246 \div 3 \)  1
OR this \(\huge \frac{246}{3} \)  2 ?

evergirl
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first one

evergirl
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I think I got it.............answer is 22

evergirl
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i found my mistake..................I subtracted before i divided ( I'm supposed to do the reverse)

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ok then my mistake,
(98)*2 = ?
6/3= ? subtract your answer from 24
multiply the two answers

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yes :)

evergirl
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Thank you!