# How do you simplify #(6 - 1 + 7)# using order of operations?

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Nov 16, 2015

#### Answer:

Add and subtract simultaneously from left to right.

#### Explanation:

After that, you have to add and subtract simultaneously from left to right. That means that you will have to subtract 1 from six, followed by adding 7.

Therefore, the answer is 12.