# How do you simplify 6 + 3[(12 / 4) + 5] using order of operations?

Mar 17, 2018

See a detailed process below.

#### Explanation:

$6 + 3 \left[\left(\frac{12}{4}\right) + 5\right]$

$6 + \frac{36}{4} + 15$

$6 + 9 + 15$

$15 + 15$

$30$