# How do you evaluate #4- 18+ ( 2\times 3)#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 27, 2017

#### Explanation:

#"evaluate the multiplication within the parenthesis"#

#rArr4-18+(2xx3)#

#=4-18+6#

#"now evaluate addition/subtraction from left to right"#

#=-14+6#

#=-8#