# How do you simplify 27+5*8-6 using order of operations?

Mar 24, 2018

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, using PEDMAS or order of operation, execute the Multiplication operation:

$27 + \textcolor{red}{5} \cdot \textcolor{red}{8} - 6 \implies$

$27 + 40 - 6$

Now, execute the Addition and Substraction operations from left to right:

$\textcolor{red}{27} + \textcolor{red}{40} - 6 \implies$

$67 - 6 \implies$

$61$