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In arithmetic, multiplication is shown by using the "times sign":
In algebra, letters, such as 'x', are used to represent unknown quantities. Therefore, to avoid confusion, multiplication will be indicated by parentheses:
or by use of an asterisk:
Please copy and solve this problem on your paper:
6 + 4 * 3 =
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