# How do you simplify #2 + 3 * 5^2 - 7#?

##### 2 Answers

May 3, 2018

Answer is

#### Explanation:

We use PEMDAS:

Exponential first, then addition and the subtraction in this given question.

Answer is

May 3, 2018

#### Explanation:

The given expression has

Simplify each term to a single answer and then add or subtract them in the last step.