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Message Subject Math: 6÷2(1+2) = ?
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the 6/2 would need distributed into the (2+1) if you want to do distribution.

As seen on every math website I have found.
Quoting: Forgotten

Those websites are wrong, OR the (6/2) was in parentheses. Any fraction using the '/', used as a coefficient, MUST be in parentheses, or else, the entire bottom becomes the denominator. I proved this with the identity law, and that isn't good enough, here is an online algebra lesson:

Quoting: Anonymous Coward 32057798

If someone can show me 1 math website that comes up with 1 I will agree. Even though I can show 10+ websites with 9.

I just need 1. One website.

Out of MILLIONS OF WEBSITES 1 must be able to work the problem and come up with 1.

At least 1 website is doing it the "correct way". Some website must have 1 as an answer. Right?