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Old April 28th, 2011, 02:24 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Usta View Post
Brackets are clear enough. The more interesting part is this:

6
--- * 3 = 9
2

or

6
--- = 1
2*3

Depends how you look at it...
Order of operations (PEMDAS) states that multiplication and division is done left to right in the same step... as is addition and subtraction.. answer is 9.

http://www.purplemath.com/modules/orderops.htm
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