# How do you simplify the expression 10+2(9-5)-16/8?

$= 16$
$10 + 2 \left(9 - 5\right) - \frac{16}{8}$
$= 10 + 2 \times 4 - {\cancel{16}}^{2} / \cancel{8}$
$= 10 + 8 - 2$
$= 18 - 2 = 16$