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What value will you get after completing the FIRST step of simplifying this expression? 150+24/3*42
got 32 i first divided then multiplied
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What value will you get after completing the FIRST step of simplifying this expression? 150+24/3*42 got 32 i first divided then multiplied
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
following PEMDAS, what's your first operation you do?
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
keep in mind that multiplication and division are on the same level (ie they have the same precedent) and they are evaluated from left to right the same is said about addition & subtraction
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what did you get
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I think they just want you to do step 1 (and not all the steps) of this PEMDAS problem
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NatalieLoveBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats the first step is divide
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
150+24/3*42 turns into 150+8*42
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NatalieLoveBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
never mind this one was an old problem i got it now im doing a similar one thats why i put 3
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NatalieLoveBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
but yes 8 was the correct one
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