# How do you use symbols to make the statement 4_8_2 = 8 true?

Jan 18, 2016

4 + 8÷ 2

#### Explanation:

Remembering that division must be performed before addition.

then 4 + 8 ÷ 2 = 4 + 4 = 8

Jan 22, 2016

4!-8xx2=8

#### Explanation:

4! =4xx3xx2xx1=24

Making the expression equivalent to

$24 - 8 \times 2 = 8$

According to the order of operations, do multiplication before addition.

$24 - 16 = 8$

$8 = 8$