Friday

November 28, 2014

November 28, 2014

Posted by **Mary** on Sunday, September 13, 2009 at 12:06pm.

- Math -
**MathMate**, Sunday, September 13, 2009 at 12:16pmIf the expression is evaluated as is, it will give a value of 24 using the usual rules of priorities of operations.

Parentheses can be used to modify the values, for example

36/(4+5)-1+2x3+12/3+1 = 14

36/4+5-1+2*3+12/(3+1) = 22

Try other ways of putting parentheses and you will get it. You only need to put one pair of parentheses for this particular problem.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Math - insert grouping symbols into 2x3^3+4 to get it to equal 4374 and 279,936.

math - insert grouping symbols into 2x3^3+4 to get it to equal 4374 and 279,936...

math again - heres a new problem with the parenthesis: (10-7)x5-2x3 10-7=3 x5=15...

Algebra - insert grouping symbols in the expression 2x3 to the 3rd power plus 4 ...

math - use grouping symbols to make 2x3^3+4 equal 279936

algebra - Can someone please explain What polynomial has a graph that passes ...

Math - Insert a parenthesis to make both sides of the expression equal 3*8+6^2-8...

math - insert grouping symbols into 2*3^3+4 to get it to equal 4374

math - insert the symbols /,*,-,and+ in these numbers i.e. 44444 in such a way ...

QUOTATION MARKS - When quoting two lines of poetry, what should you do? set off ...