You correctly solved this problem:
However, the problem you were given was different:
Do you see the difference? Remember: Mathematicians have arbitrarily set the 'proper' order of operations as: Multiplication or Division before Addition or Subtraction. Each level is completed from left-to-right.
20 - 6 + 4
14 + 4
Please copy this problem carefully on your paper. Before you begin work, think about what to do first.
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