## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

$2[5+2(8-3)]=30$
$2[5+2(8-3)]$ Let's start by performing (inside-out) the operations inside grouping symbols and at the end, evaluate the product: $2[5+2(8-3)]=2[5+2(5)]=2[5+10]=2(15)=30$