I need help with a math problem the problem goes like this 4x6-24/4 operation of exponets when i do this this is what I do 4x6-24/4 24-24/4=0
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Originally Posted by breanna007 I need help with a math problem the problem goes like this 4x6-24/4 operation of exponets when i do this this is what I do 4x6-24/4 24-24/4=0 4 x 6 - 24/4 4 x 6 = 24; 24/4 = 6 Thus, 24 - 6 = 18 Recall "PEMDAS" Parentheses, Exponents, Multiplication/Division, Addition/Subtraction "Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally" as the mnemonic device.
Originally Posted by breanna007 I need help with a math problem the problem goes like this 4x6-24/4 operation of exponets when i do this this is what I do 4x6-24/4 24-24/4=0 Hello, there is a small but nevertheless important difference between: $\displaystyle \frac{4\cdot 6-24}{4}=\frac{24-24}{4}=\frac{0}{4}=0$ or $\displaystyle 4\cdot 6-\frac{24}{4}=24-6=18$ Now you have the choice! EB
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