6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?

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- October 25th 2012, 08:27 PMcheliciouspie6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?
**6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?** - October 25th 2012, 08:29 PMMarkFLRe: 6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?
- October 25th 2012, 08:35 PMSorobanRe: 6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?
Hello, cheliciouspie!

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Don't you know the "Order of Operations"?

Do all the multiplication and divisionany addition and subtraction.*before*

So we have: .

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- October 25th 2012, 08:41 PMcheliciouspieRe: 6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?
@markfl2 and @Soroban

Thanks for your replies...

i know the order of operation... (MDAS).. My answer as well is 7... but i'm just confuse cause my friends told me that it's 5.

they say 6-0+1 = 5....that is 6-(0+1)=6-1=5...

They told me that addition first before subtraction... - October 25th 2012, 08:46 PMMarkFLRe: 6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?
Addition and subtraction are done at the same level from left to right. You are right and your friends are not.

- October 25th 2012, 08:52 PMcheliciouspieRe: 6-1*0+2/2 please answer this maths question?