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anonymous

  • one year ago

Evaluate 3 - 24 ÷ 8 + 42 Is the answer 16 or 24? im stuck lol

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  1. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    neither, as always the answer is 42

  2. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    but how did u get 16 or 24 ?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    42? i have choices and thats where i got it from cuz i know that 0 or 2 cant be right?

  4. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    you just need to memorize this: always do multiplication/division first.

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oooohhhhhh lol yea i forgot about that ok ima try this again lol

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok now i got 16

  7. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1436233667852:dw|

  8. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    interesting, may i know how did u end up wid 16 ?

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yea :)

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok so the problem is 3-24/8+4^2

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i divided 24/8 and got 3

  12. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    Oh my it 4^2 then yea 16 is right!

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    lol yay :D thnx

  14. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    btw, when you have exponents in the expression, they need to be worked first

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oohh ok :) thnx :)

  16. ganeshie8
    • one year ago
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    yw, good job !

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