# How do you simplify 16 -10 div 5+13?

##### 1 Answer
Jan 15, 2017

The answer is $27$. Explanation below.

#### Explanation:

The order of operations ranks multiplication and division in higher priority than addition and subtraction. Therefore, we have to do the division $10 \div 5 = 2$ first.

Then, we get $16 - 2 + 13$, which gives a result of $27$.