# 6th grade math

posted by
**sandra** on
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in the order of operations equation

8-(24/8)^2 I Alex answered with

24/8= 3

3^2 = 9

8 - 9 = answer

You cannot subtract 9 from 8. So how do you get the answer?

posted by
**sandra** on
.

in the order of operations equation

8-(24/8)^2 I Alex answered with

24/8= 3

3^2 = 9

8 - 9 = answer

You cannot subtract 9 from 8. So how do you get the answer?