# How do you simplify 245-:2.33-1.5?

Mar 28, 2017

$245 \div 2.33 - 1.5 = 103.65021459227$

#### Explanation:

According to the order of operations, represented by the acronym PEMDAS, division comes before subtraction .

$245 \div 2.33 - 1.5$

Divide $245$ by $2.33$.

$105.15021459227$

Subract $1.5$ from $105.15021459227$.

$103.65021459227$

Round according to your teacher's instructions.