How do you evaluate #7(16div4^2)#?

1 Answer
May 23, 2017

Answer:

See a solution process below:

Explanation:

First, evaluate the term with the EXPONENT:

#7(16 -: color(red)(4^2)) => 7(16 -: 16)#

Next, evaluate the term within the PARENTHESIS:

#7(color(red)(16 -: 16)) => 7(1)# or #7 * 1#

Next, evaluate the MULTIPLICATION:

#color(red)(7 * 1) => 7#