
When you have more than one operation in a
math problem, you must solve it following the
correct ORDER OF OPERATIONS.
 First, copy the problem EXACTLY.
 Then go through each level of operations:
Parentheses





Exponents





Multiply or Divide





Add or Subtract


Please

Excuse

My Dear

Aunt Sally

 Do the operations within each level from
lefttoright.
 Write the answer directly below the
operation sign.
 Do not 'reuse' any numbers.
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Please solve this problem on separate paper
then follow the instructions based on your
answer. You may find it helpful to doublecheck that you have copied the numbers and
symbols exactly as they appear before you
begin your computation.
3 + 4 * 6 =
Order of Operations Automatic FlipThrough SLIDE SHOW
Overview of the Order of Operations
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