Math Help? Check my answers.
posted by Katherine on .
Simplify 6 x 3 divide 3  1. PreAlgebra?
Answers:
2
3
5
6
My answer: 5

6 * 3 = 18
3  1 = 2
18 / 2 = _______ 
So it would be 3 and not 5?

You have to use grouping symbols.
I read your question as
(6*3/3) 1 which is five
if it is really this
(6*3)/(31), then the answer is 9, which is not listed