# Order of Operations

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Discipline:
Math
Subject:
Number Operations
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Why?

PEMDAS

How?

REAL LIFE?

The order of Operations is to clarify what part of the equation you start with and which part follows. Without the Order of Opertions the same equation can have more than one answer. These steps are called PEMDAS!!!!!

Step 1: Do the parenthese part of the equation first if there are parenthese.Step 2: If there are any exponents in the equation do them next.Step 3: Do multiplication or division next. REMEMBER- Do the operation that comes first(Left to Right) Step 4: Do addition or subtraction next. REMEMBER- Do the operation that comes first (Left to Right)Step 5: Take all of the answers you got from following the steps and add them all to get the final answer.

Order of Operations

Practice on this webpage

Azlind is making a smoothie. She buys 2 single bannas for \$1.00 each. She also buys juice for \$12.00 that gets a \$3.00 discount. 2 bannans + juice – discount = cost(2 x \$1) + (\$12 - \$3) = \$11