# How do you evaluate #(1+ 3^ { 2} ) \div 2\cdot 3^ { 2}#?

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Dec 13, 2017

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#### Explanation:

You would want to follow the order of operations BEDMAS (Bracket, exponent, division, multiplication, addition, subtraction.)

Let's start by solving what's in the brackets, so

Next, we can solve for the exponents

Since we see the division prior to the multiplication, we have to solve that portion first.

Now all we have left is to multiply.

Dec 13, 2017