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Q: How do you do a math problem without order of operations?

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Addition + Subtraction - Multiplication * Division /

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Guessing the answer in a division problem.

Sorry, but what problem are you exactly talking about. If you are talking about a random math problem than it really depends. Math word problems, if they are hard, then yes, definitely take steps. Good Luck :)

A number by itself is meaningless. Symbols and labels add meaning in math. Symbols in math are used to represent different operations, and/or add descriptions. There are many different symbols each which have their own purpose. Some symbols have different purposes in different types of math.

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Because without an agreed upon order, some calculations would yield ambiguous results.

9999,000,999,000 x 2222222 - 10 + 5 x 200

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Order of Operations

It is the order of operations involving a mathematical problem which includes brackets, indices, multiplication, division, addition and subtraction.

Math can be difficult at times. To simplify a math expression, it is important to follow the order of operations, or PEMDAS.

The normal order of evaluating operations is PEMDAS = Paretheses Exponents Multiplication Division Addition Subtraction. If any of these operations is to be carried out in a different order, you put parentheses around the operator and the numbers on either side of it.

BOMDAS (brackets/of/multiply/divide/add/subtract)

They are used to change the order in which arithmetic operations are to be carried out.

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