Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321825535
ISBN 13: 978-0-32182-553-7

Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - 3.5 Order Relation and the Order of Operations - 3.5 Exercises: 38

Answer

The order of operations means to work out an equation in the following order: 1. Parenthesis 2 Exponents and square roots 3. Divide or multiply, working from left to right 4. Add or subtract, working from left to right

Work Step by Step

PEMDAS is an acronym that can help you remember the order of operations.
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