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

2 Answers
Mar 3, 2018

Answer:

The result is #14#.

Explanation:

First, compute the absolute value. Then, do the parentheses. Lastly, do the addition:

#color(white)=5-3*(-2)+|-3|#

#=5-3*(-2)+3#

#=5-(-6)+3#

#=5+6+3#

#=11+3#

#=14#

Mar 3, 2018

Answer:

#14#

Explanation:

It's a lot easier if you follow order of operations:

  • Parentheses
  • Exponent
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Addition

#-3 * (-2) = 6#

#5 + 6 + |-3| = #

#11 + |-3| =#

#14#

Hope this helps:)