# math

5+[4-2(8-5)]

8-5=3
3x2=6
4-6=-2
5+-2=3

so 3 is the answer.

set it up in proper mathematical form

5+[4-2(8-5)]
=5+[4-2(3)]
=5+[4-6]
=5+[-2]
= 3

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