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In arithmetic, multiplication is shown by using the "times sign":

7 X 8

In algebra, letters, such as 'x', are used to represent unknown quantities. Therefore, to avoid confusion, multiplication will be indicated by parentheses:

7(8)

or by use of an asterisk:

7 * 8

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Please copy and solve this problem on your paper:

6 + 4 * 3 =

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18 30
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