How do you simplify # (4^2+6)div 11# using PEMDAS?

1 Answer
Mar 25, 2018

Answer:

#=>2#

Explanation:

P arentheses
E xponents
M ultiplication
D ivision
A ddition
S ubtraction

#=>(4^2+6)-:11#

First we assess the parentheses.

#=>(4^2+6)#

First we square #4#:

#=>(16+6)#

Next, we add the two terms together:

#=>color(blue)((22))#

Now we go back to our original expression:

#=>(4^2+6)-:11 = color(blue)((22))-:11#

All we need to do is divide:

#=>2#