
08072019, 08:48 PM  #41 
Bilge Rat

Re: Simple Math Problem
I thought you solved the parenthesis first, so the answer would be 1.
8÷2x (2+2) 8÷2x4 8÷8=1
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08072019, 09:40 PM  #42 
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Re: Simple Math Problem
Why did you do multiplication before division? That was your mistake.
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08072019, 10:33 PM  #43 
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Re: Simple Math Problem

08082019, 11:53 AM  #44 
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Re: Simple Math Problem
Now that we have gotten offtopic, this is a cool video which discusses an area of computer science and mathematics in which I often live and teach.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YX40hbAHx3s
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08082019, 03:15 PM  #45 
Bilge Rat

Re: Simple Math Problem
Because that's how I recall learning it in 1978.
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