Can someone tell me if this would make z 50 and then multiply by 5.8 or divide? Or am I completely off? Thank you for your prompt response.:confused:

This is the problem in question - 5.8z for z=50

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- Oct 24th 2012, 01:19 PMcrequenyHello All my daughter needs help in Evaluating Multiplication and Division Expression
**Can someone tell me if this would make z 50 and then multiply by 5.8 or divide? Or am I completely off? Thank you for your prompt response.:confused:**

This is the problem in question - 5.8z for z=50 - Oct 24th 2012, 01:46 PMskeeterRe: Hello All my daughter needs help in Evaluating Multiplication and Division Expres
$\displaystyle -5.8z$ implies multiplication of the value of $\displaystyle z$ by $\displaystyle -5.8$

- Oct 24th 2012, 01:47 PMcrequenyRe: Hello All my daughter needs help in Evaluating Multiplication and Division Expres
Thank you Skeeter. Just to confirm, I would have 5.8 x 50?

- Oct 24th 2012, 02:07 PMskeeterRe: Hello All my daughter needs help in Evaluating Multiplication and Division Expres
- Oct 24th 2012, 02:10 PMcrequenyRe: Hello All my daughter needs help in Evaluating Multiplication and Division Expres
No it is not. Sorry, but that was just a hyphen.

- Oct 24th 2012, 02:21 PMskeeterRe: Hello All my daughter needs help in Evaluating Multiplication and Division Expres
$\displaystyle 5.8 \times 50$ is correct.

- Oct 24th 2012, 06:54 PMcrequenyRe: Hello All my daughter needs help in Evaluating Multiplication and Division Expres
Thank you. Just wanted to be sure I was right. I haven't done this in over 30 years.