M.C. E.

asked • 08/25/15

7 – 5 x (28 – 2 4)2 The 4 is exponent and the 2 outside the parenthesis is also exponent

I get either -713 if I do the multiplication first OR I get 288 if I do the multiplication after the subtraction.  I believe 288 is the correct answer, however, it doesn't follow the PEMDAS (left to right rule).

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Mir A. answered • 08/25/15

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