# How do you evaluate 32 + (7 − 2) • 4?

May 20, 2018

$52$

#### Explanation:

Parenthesis first:

$32 + \textcolor{red}{\left(7 - 2\right)} \setminus \cdot 4 = 32 + \textcolor{red}{5} \setminus \cdot 4$

$32 + \textcolor{red}{5 \setminus \cdot 4} = 32 + \textcolor{red}{20}$

Finally sum the two terms:

$32 + 20 = 52$