Order of Operations Pretest

Solve each of the following questions using the correct order of operations; click the circle beside your answer choice. Be careful -- your response will be scored instantly -- you won't be able to change your mind. To start over, press the "Reload Page" button (at the bottom).

To obtain your results, press the Calculate Score button at the bottom of this page; then follow the instructions.



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1)   18 - 6 * 2 =
6
12
14
24
26

 

2)   10 + 3(2 + 6) =
104
22
32
34
56

 

3)   50 - 10(4 - 2) + 6 =
24
36
48
86
6

 

4)   2 * 9 - 3(6 - 1) + 1 =
0
2
4
62
76

 

5)   8 + 24 ÷ 4 * 2 =
4
11
16
20
28

 

6)   30 - 3 * 4 + 2 =
162
110
12
16
20

 

7)   36 ÷ 4(5 - 2) + 6 =
1
2
9
33
81

 

8)   20 - 4 * 2 + 3 =
0
9
15
35
80

 

9)   4 + 6(8 + 2) - 3 =
46
61
70
79
97

 

10)   100 - 10(2 + 3) + 4 =
10
46
54
454
810

 


After you finish, press Calculate Score and follow the instructions in the pop-up message.   (If you forget what it says, press Calculate Score, again.)   To start over, press Reload Page.
 
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