# How do you simplify #3 - (2^3 div 1) + 5# using order of operations?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 27, 2018

The answer is

#### Explanation:

The operations are shown by PEMDAS:

First thing we have to do is take care of the expression inside the parenthesis ,

First,

and

So now the expression becomes:

Addition and subtraction goes by whatever is most on the left, so it simplifies to:

So the answer is

Hope this helps!