How do you simplify 16 ÷ 4 times 2 - 7 using order of operations?

Mar 4, 2018

See a solution process below:

Explanation:

First, execute the Division and Multiplication operations from left to right:

$\textcolor{red}{16} \div \textcolor{red}{4} \times 2 - 7 \implies$

$\textcolor{red}{4} \times \textcolor{red}{2} - 7 \implies$

$8 - 7$

Now, execute the subtraction operation:

$8 - 7 = 1$