This is the equation my friend gave me.
I am suppose to get a 4 digit number at the end
I get -95053.8... that is not the correct number
In order for this equation to wrok you must consider order of operations.
Math does not simply read left to right. Use the 'word' PEMDAS to remember.
In this case your answer of -95053.8 is correct however your friend might have not considered order of operations.