# How do you simplify 7 - 25 + 3 times 25 using order of operations?

Jul 9, 2018

$57$

#### Explanation:

$7 - 25 + 3 \times 25$

A good way to remember the order of operations is PEMDAS, shown here:

Following this image and what we need to simplify, we first need to do multiplication:
$7 - 25 + 75$

Since addition and subtract are equal in the order of operations, do it from left to right:
$- 18 + 75$

$= 57$

Hope this helps!