# How do you simplify (6 + 32)(4 - 2) using PEMDAS?

Aug 2, 2016

=$76$

#### Explanation:

Calculate the value inside each bracket and then multiply the two answers together.

$\textcolor{red}{\left(6 + 32\right)} \times \textcolor{b l u e}{\left(4 - 2\right)}$

=$\textcolor{red}{\left(38\right)} \times \textcolor{b l u e}{\left(2\right)}$

=$76$