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Math: 6÷2(1+2) = ?
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[quote:Anonymous Coward 1367296:MV8xNDczMDcwXzI0MjczNTcxX0FDQThFQzI=] [quote:Anonymous Coward 1309528] [quote:Anonymous Coward 1368063] people who answered 9 should go back to school. the final operation is not 3*3=9, it's 3/3=1. that sign with the two dots above and below the dash means division, not multiplying. [/quote] Oops, and people wonder why we have third world countries. Multiplication and division are the same operation and are performed "simultaneously" in an abstract sense. OR Performed LEFT TO RIGHT as written. [/quote] No they're not. "Simultaneously in an abstract sense"?? What kind of idiot bullshit is that????? Division is done FIRST. PERIOD!!! Proof that you have to evaluate division first: 3*4/5*6 If you incorrectly evaluate multiplication first you get: 3*4/5*6 12/30 .4 If you correctly evaluate division first you get: 3*4/5*6 3*.8*6 14.4 .4 is NOT 14.4! Order of operations bitches! Don't forget it! [/quote]
Alright, there's a lot of self-proclaimed experts around these parts. Let's see how your logic holds up against some basic mathematics.
6÷2(1+2) = ?
I'll give two hints. This is
a trick question, and there is only
All tools used for computation are fair game.
(Yes, I saw this somewhere else and decided to post it here.)
Best of luck to all you geniuses .
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