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NatalieLove

  • one year ago

What value will you get after completing the FIRST step of simplifying this expression? 150+24/3*4-2 got 32 i first divided then multiplied

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  1. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    following PEMDAS, what's your first operation you do?

  2. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    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

  3. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    what did you get

  4. NatalieLove
    • one year ago
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    3

  5. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    I think they just want you to do step 1 (and not all the steps) of this PEMDAS problem

  6. NatalieLove
    • one year ago
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    thats the first step is divide

  7. jim_thompson5910
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    perfect

  8. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    24/3 = 8

  9. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    150+24/3*4-2 turns into 150+8*4-2

  10. NatalieLove
    • one year ago
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    never mind this one was an old problem i got it now im doing a similar one thats why i put 3

  11. NatalieLove
    • one year ago
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    but yes 8 was the correct one

  12. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    i see

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