## Algebra 1

9.8 or $\frac{49}{5}$
$7^{2}\div 5$ To simplify this equation you must follow the Order of Operations. According to the Order of Operations, you need to simplify powers before dividing. Simplify $7^{2}$ first, then divide by 5. $7^{2}\div 5$ $7^{2}$ = 49 49 $\div$ 5 = 9.8