# How do you simplify #54-6/2+6# using order of operations?

##### 1 Answer

May 17, 2018

#### Explanation:

Simplify:

The order of operations as indicated by the acronym PEMDAS is:

**P** arentheses/brackets

**E** xponents/radicals

**M** ultiplication and **D** ivision in order from left to right.

**A** ddition and **S** ubtraction in order from left to right.

Division comes first.

Simplify

Subtraction comes next.

Simplify

Addition comes next.

Simplify