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# restore my faith in humanity

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by on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:13 PM
Replies (21-30):
by Anonymous 4 on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:22 PM

How are you guys getting 1?

by on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:22 PM

1

by Kristin on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:23 PM

9

by Anonymous 6 on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:23 PM
5

You divide first, then that number gets multiplied by 1, then you add two. How the hell did most of you get 9?
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by *you're on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:23 PM

9

by on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:24 PM
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Bacon
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by JorgematoTM on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:24 PM

need help with your homework, huh?

by Gold Member on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Bacon is so gross!!!

1

Quoting edelweiss23:

Bacon

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by Silver Member on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:25 PM
9
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by MileHigh Mom on Feb. 15, 2013 at 5:25 PM

True, but multiplication and division are done from L to R (not one before the other) so you do the division problem first, and then multiply.
I think. Lol. It's been a while.

Quoting SaGe_Ed:

order of operations.  Do whats inside the parentheses first.

Quoting Anonymous:

How are you guys getting 1?