# How do you simplify #3+(21div7)times 8div 4#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 23, 2017

#### Explanation:

There are 2 terms. You have to simplify the second term to a final answer before adding it to

You have to calculate the parentheses first!

Multiplication and division have the same priority, so it does not matter which is done first. This can be written as:

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