# Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-2 Order of Operations and Evaluating Expressions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 14: 37

$256$

#### Work Step by Step

Using order of operations, the given expression, $2[(8-4)^5\div8] ,$ simplifies to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 2[(4)^5\div8] \\\\= 2[1024\div8] \\\\= 2[128] \\\\= 256 .\end{array}

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