# Will You Be The First Person Today To Solve Tricky Math Problem?

Can you solve the math problem that looks super easy?

**What is 6÷2(1+2) = ?**

**The order of operations**

The expression can be simplified by the order of operations, often remembered by the acronyms PEMDAS/BODMAS.

First evaluate Parentheses/Brackets, then evaluate Exponents/Orders, then evaluate Multiplication-Division, and finally evaluate Addition-Subtraction.

Everyone is in agreement about the first step: simplify the addition inside of the parentheses.

6÷2(1+2)

= 6÷2(3)

This is where the debate starts.

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