# How do you simplify #16 + 5(11 +4)# using order of operations?

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#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

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

Hope this helps!

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

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

You could also take *11) and #20# (from 5*4), adding to