This can be a confusing process because there are so many steps involved. At the moment, reading about how to solve these types of problems may not be providing a clear enough explanation for you.

Please take that problem to your instructor or someone else who can explain the procedure to you more understandably.


When you are ready to proceed, please copy and solve this problem on your paper:

50 - 3(4 + 2) + 7 =

Click on your answer:
11 25 39 47 289 611
any other answer

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