# How do you simplify 3+6*2div3?

Apr 17, 2015

We use the PEMDAS rule to simplify the above expression
(Parentheses>Exponents>Multiply and Divide>Add or Subtract)

$3 + 6 \cdot 2 \div 3$

We perform Multiplication and Division(Whichever comes first)

$= 3 + 12 \div 3$

$= 3 + 4$

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