# How do you simplify #2 * (8-4)#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 18, 2015

It is simplified by BODMAS rule.

#### Explanation:

**BODMAS**

B-Brackets,

O-Order,

D- Divide,

M-Multiply,

A- Add,

S-Subtract .

In order to solve the given problem , the above mentioned order must be followed.

Hence, the subtraction in brackets should be solved at first.