## College Algebra (6th Edition)

$6+5(x-6)^{3}$ for $x=8$ substitute 8 for each x $6+5(8-6)^{3}$ complete grouped operations first $6+5(2)^{3}$ exponents come next $6+5(8)$ multiplication and division in order left to right $6+40$ addition and subtraction left to right $46$