Posted by **fizz** on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:03am.

13.875-0.1875(56.375)/8-2 (1/8+27.125/300.875

the answer is 1.1908 but when i calculate use calculator i cant get the answer.we need solve value in the bracket first then multipe by first value or how ? pls

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**fizz**, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:04am
(1/8+27.125/300.875)

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:11am
This is what you typed:

13.875-0.1875(56.375)/8-2 (1/8+27.125/300.875

I added a bracket at the end, or else they are mismatched.

Followed the order of operation, and got

12.1234035...

The way you wrote it, there is now way to get 1.1908

check how you placed your brackets.

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:12am
my answer confirmed by Wolfram

http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=13.875-0.1875%2856.375%29%2F8-2+%281%2F8%2B27.125%2F300.875%29+

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**fizz**, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:24am
okeyh thanks you i will try

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