Hi
I don't understand how to evaluate this:
2 x 10 - 3 x 2 + 12 ÷ 2
Originally Posted by Valeri P
(1) Parentheses
(2) Multiply and divide
(3) Add and subtract
There will be more between (1) and (2).
When in doubt, put parentheses during work.
= (2 x 10) - (3 x 2) + (12 ÷ 2)
= 20 - 6 + 6
= 20
By the way, * is multiply, / is divide.