Subject: Re: Math Quiz answer
On Friday, February 2, 2018 at 9:13:04 AM UTC-8, BTSinAustin wrote:
> On Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 5:46:50 PM UTC-6, joeturn wrote:
> > 6÷2(1+2) = ?
> > This expression can be simplified to yield 9
> > two ways and not be misunderstood by the majority.
> > The obvious is to multiply 6/2 by (1+2)
> > 1+2=3 times 6/2=3
> > thus 3 X 3 = 9
> > The second way to simplify is to covert it to
> > a fraction as shown below.
> > 6(1+2)/2. So you have
> > 6 x 3 divided by 2
> > 6x3 =18/2
> > 18/2 = 9
> > *always remove the parenthesis by solving whats in them first.
> > It is as simple as 1+2x3
> But let's not forget that the number nine was really played by Morgan Freeman.
number nine, number nine, number nine, number nine