How do you simplify #16 + 5(11 +4)# using order of operations?
According to PEMDAS (Parenthesis, Exponents, Multiplication, Division, Addition, Subtraction), we simplify the terms in the parenthesis. We get
Multiply to get
Add to get our final answer of
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Keep in mind what the order of operations is! Remember:
Parentheses - Exponents - Multiplication - Division - Add - Subtract, starting with Parentheses.
So, in this problem, you would start with
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