# Order of Operations

How do I solve this problem?

2-8 x 2(2+4)

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 Dec 03, 2020 Rating by: Crispin PEMDAS - parentheses exponents multiplication division addition subtraction First do the parentheses. 2 - 8 x 2 (2 + 4) = 2 - 8 x 2 (6) = 2 - 8 x 2 x 6 Next do the multiplications 8 x 2 x 6 = 8 x 12 = 96 So 2 - 8 x 2 x 6 = 2 - 96 = -94 Final answer -94

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