You correctly solved this problem: However, the original problem had parentheses which must be included when you copy it. To solve the problem, use Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally: P for Parentheses is first--do operation(s) inside the (PARENTHESES) first. EXAMPLES:
Please copy and solve this problem on your paper: 36 - 2(3 + 5) + 6 =
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