hello-

i am haveing trouble doing this problem i cant get the right answer

http://www.webassign.net/cgi-bin/sym...285%28-6%29%29

i am getting -5/-3

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- Apr 22nd 2011, 12:53 AMCandy101Simplifying an arithemetic expression using BODMAS.
hello-

i am haveing trouble doing this problem i cant get the right answer

http://www.webassign.net/cgi-bin/sym...285%28-6%29%29

i am getting -5/-3 - Apr 22nd 2011, 12:55 AMProve It
Hint: Simplify the top using BODMAS, simplify the bottom, then divide.

- Apr 22nd 2011, 01:16 AMCandy101
that is what i did

i got -50 for the top and

-30 for the bottom

(14*(-3) - 18)/(5(-6)) = -50/-30 and then i reduced it by dividing by 10 - Apr 22nd 2011, 01:19 AMProve It
14(-3) - 18 = -42 - 18 = -60, not -50.

- Apr 22nd 2011, 02:05 AMCandy101i can't get the answer to this one also
oh, so the answer is 2

and i am also having trouble with this one,

http://www.webassign.net/cgi-bin/sym...811%20-%202%29

for this i got -26/9 is that right? - Apr 22nd 2011, 02:18 AMProve It
Correct. Well done.