How do you simplify ( 3 + 1) times 8 times 4 using order of operations?

Jul 9, 2018

$128$

Explanation:

$\left(3 + 1\right) \times 8 \times 4$

PEMDAS (the order of operations) is shown here:

Using this, the first thing to simplify is the expression inside the parenthesis:
$4 \times 8 \times 4$

Now do multiplication from left to right:
$32 \times 4$

$= 128$

Hope this helps!

Jul 9, 2018

$128$

Explanation:

Let's simplify our parenthesis first to get

$4 \times 8 \times 4$

We can multiply these now to get

$32 \times 4 = 128$

Hope this helps!