Re: 48÷2(9+3)

 ```   ``` Subject: Re: 48÷2(9+3) From: Emily Smith Date: Sun, 17 Apr 2011 23:36:30 -0500 List-archive: List-help: List-id: Open discussion among iSeries Users List-post: List-subscribe: , List-unsubscribe: , fixed

I thought you followed the order regardless of left to right.
btw, I actually have an aunt sally and she is a horrid miserly woman
On Sun, Apr 17, 2011 at 9:12 PM, Michael2938 <michael2938@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Would your aunt Sally really multiply 12*2 when the 2 is outside the
parenthesis? In that case I thought you would just go left to right, my
dear. :)

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On Apr 17, 2011, at 9:53 PM, Emily Smith <iwrite112872@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I get two. Unless please excuse my dear aunt sally doesn't apply anymore.
9+3 = 12, 12*2 = 24, 48 / 24 = 2

On Sun, Apr 17, 2011 at 8:25 PM, Alan <cfuture@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

So what are the answers and why?

--aec

On 4/17/2011 7:32 AM, Paul Nelson wrote:
You would have been wrong.

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My answer would have been 288 if I was doing the math.

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On Apr 16, 2011, at 4:42 PM, Dick Martin<ofpgmr@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

48÷2(9+3)

What is the answer? 2 or 288?

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