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Asked Oct 7, 2019
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9/3 + 2 (9-3) = ?

I thought parentheses went first... but something told me to divide then add then parentheses... anyone know for sure?

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Step 1

Given equation is

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9 2 (9-3) 3

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Step 2

Use BODMAS rule which gives the order to solve the equation where BODMAS stands for brackets, orders, division, multiplication, addition, subtraction.

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On solving using B...

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9 2 (9-3) 3 (solve bracket) 2x6 (solve division) = 3 +2x 6 (solve multiplication) =312 (solve addition) -15

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