What is #3*-2 + 6 -(-2) - 5#?

2 Answers
Mar 5, 2018

Answer:

#color(magenta)(=-3#

Explanation:

#3xx-2+6-(-2)-5#

According to BODMAS:

#=cancel(-6)cancel(+6)+2-5#

#=2-5#

#color(magenta)(=-3#

~Hope this helps! :)

May 3, 2018

Answer:

#-3#

Explanation:

Count the number of terms first.

#color(red)(3xx-2)" " color(blue)(+" "6)" "color(green)(" "-" "(-2))" "color(brown)(-" "5)" "larr4# terms

#= color(red)(-6)" " color(blue)(+" "6)" "color(green)(" "+" "2)" "color(brown)(-" "5)#

#= cancelcolor(red)(-6)" " cancelcolor(blue)(+" "6)" "color(green)(" "+" "2)" "color(brown)(-" "5)#

#=-3#