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 10-07-2012, 04:40 PM #1 TeamCasey Member     Join Date: Jun 2000 Location: TeamBoone's Attic Posts: 12,317 Fight amongst yourselves! 6 - 1 X 0 + 2 / 2=?
 10-07-2012, 04:51 PM #2 dougdirt The Boss     Join Date: Jan 2006 Posts: 30,693 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! 7. __________________ www.redsminorleagues.com
 10-07-2012, 04:54 PM #3 Sea Ray Member     Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: Cincinnati, Ohio Posts: 15,254 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! One
 10-07-2012, 05:00 PM #4 dougdirt The Boss     Join Date: Jan 2006 Posts: 30,693 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! You multiple and divide before adding and subtracting. The problem breaks down like this 6-(1*0)+(2/2)= So you wind up with 6-0+1, which is 7. __________________ www.redsminorleagues.com
10-07-2012, 05:06 PM   #5
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by dougdirt You multiple and divide before adding and subtracting. The problem breaks down like this 6-(1*0)+(2/2)= So you wind up with 6-0+1, which is 7.

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10-07-2012, 05:07 PM   #6
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by dougdirt 7.
Correct.
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 10-07-2012, 05:13 PM #7 marcshoe Ex-tixe     Join Date: Dec 2002 Location: Just past Mars Posts: 4,469 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! I thought this was another thread about Radiohead. __________________ At the Edge of the Woods Preview Go to the edge of the cliff and jump off. Build your wings on the way down. --Ray Bradbury
10-07-2012, 05:32 PM   #8
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 Originally Posted by 757690 Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally Parenthesis, Exponents, Multiply, Divide, Add, Subtract
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 10-07-2012, 09:33 PM #9 RBA CELEBRATION TIME     Join Date: Apr 2000 Location: San Marcos, CA Posts: 13,939 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! Easy, 7. Unless I am missing something here.
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 10-08-2012, 06:46 PM #12 Donder Member   Join Date: Sep 2004 Location: Hartford City, IN Posts: 276 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! An addition sign, subtraction sign, and multiplication sign walk into a bar. The bartender serves the multiplication sign first and then the addition and subtraction signs from left to right. Nobody on facebook knew why.
 10-08-2012, 08:10 PM #13 marcshoe Ex-tixe     Join Date: Dec 2002 Location: Just past Mars Posts: 4,469 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! Math is a myth, and this proves it. I know the right answer, but I defy anyone to explain why this is so. Why isn't math simply done left to right? Math is evil. __________________ At the Edge of the Woods Preview Go to the edge of the cliff and jump off. Build your wings on the way down. --Ray Bradbury
10-08-2012, 08:14 PM   #14
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by marcshoe Math is a myth, and this proves it. I know the right answer, but I defy anyone to explain why this is so. Why isn't math simply done left to right? Math is evil.
Math rules. Watch it.
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 10-08-2012, 09:50 PM #15 WDE 2013 Champs     Join Date: Aug 2012 Location: Birmingham, AL Posts: 269 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! 7

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