Posted by **patti please help** on Friday, April 13, 2007 at 5:04pm.

am I right here the problem is 72divided by8-9 divided by 3

I came up with 72 divided by 8 =9 and 9 divided by 3 =3

so it would be 9-3=6

write your arithmetic this way:

72/8 - 9/3

yes, you are right.

thanks

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