# How do you solve 5( 9+ 7) - 14\cdot 2?

Sep 23, 2016

#### Answer:

The value of this expression is $52$

#### Explanation:

Solving means finding a value of an unknown for which an expression is true. This expression does not contain any unknown so it cannot be solved.

If you mean calculating the value of the expression you calculate it as follows:

$5 \times \left(9 + 7\right) - 14 \times 2 = 5 \times 16 - 14 \times 2 = 80 - 14 \times 2 = 80 - 28 = 52$