# How do you simplify # 112-[125-(40-41)]#?

##### 2 Answers

Apr 3, 2018

#### Answer:

-14

#### Explanation:

112 -[125 -(-1)]

112 -[125 +1]

112 -[126]

-14

Apr 3, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Follow the order of operations as indicated by the acronym PEMDAS:

Parentheses/brackets

Exponents/powers

Multiplication and Division in order from left to right.

Addition and Subtraction in order from left to right.

Simplify:

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Simplify

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