Thread: 62(1+2) = ?
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Old January 6th, 2013, 03:14 PM   #270 (permalink)
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Another thing that might help people see that the answer is 9, is that the definition of division is the first number times the multiplicative inverse(aka reciprocal) of the second number. If using this definition, then after the parenthesis, the expression would change to 6*{1/2} * 3 or 6*.5*3.
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