Time for a DEEP BREATH....

You correctly solved this problem:

20 - 3(2 + 4)

However, the actual problem was:

20 - 3 * 2 + 4

Do you notice the difference? To correctly solve this problem we follow these steps:
  • Parentheses?
    No    
20 - 3 * 2 + 4
  • Exponents?
    No    
20 - 3 * 2 + 4
  • Multiplication or Division?
    Yes    
20 - 3 * 2 + 4
  • Multiplication or Division?
    No    
20 - 6 + 4
  • Addition or Subtraction?
    Yes    
20 - 6 + 4
  • Addition or Subtraction?
    Yes    
14 + 4
  • Correct answer!
18
Remember: Work LEVEL-BY-LEVEL
From LEFT-TO-RIGHT!

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Please copy and solve carefully:

40 - 6 * 3 + 2 =

Click on your answer:
10 20 24 104 170
any other answer



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