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10-08-2012, 11:32 PM   #16
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 10-09-2012, 08:49 AM #17 cumberlandreds Member     Join Date: May 2003 Location: Sterling VA Posts: 8,588 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! I go by Chris Welsh's credo: I don't do math in public. __________________ Reds Fan Since 1971
 10-15-2012, 08:18 PM #18 Raisor RaisorZone     Join Date: Jun 2001 Location: Charlotte, Nc Posts: 13,845 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! it is, in fact, one. You can't anticipate where the brackets would be. (6 - 1) X (0 + 2 / 2)=? 5(1)=6 6(-1*0)+(2/2)= 6(0)+1=1 (6-1)*(0)+(2/2)=1 __________________ "But I do know Joey's sister indirectly (or foster sister) and I have heard stories of Joey being into shopping, designer wear, fancy coffees, and pedicures." Last edited by Raisor; 10-15-2012 at 08:25 PM.
10-16-2012, 09:30 PM   #19
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by Raisor it is, in fact, one. You can't anticipate where the brackets would be. (6 - 1) X (0 + 2 / 2)=? 5(1)=6 6(-1*0)+(2/2)= 6(0)+1=1 (6-1)*(0)+(2/2)=1
Without parentheses, you must follow the order of operations. Parentheses can denote where you would deviate from this standard, but without them, Doug is absolutely correct. Open up the calculator on your computer and try it!

 10-16-2012, 09:35 PM #20 Salukifan2 Member   Join Date: Oct 2012 Location: Carbondale IL Posts: 555 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! Wow you guys can't do math. Order of operations. you do -1 times 0 first which is 0. then all you do is 6+2 and that equals 8. Be prepared to get hardcore trolled by cards fans for this. Its embarrassing that an like 10 people got that wrong. come on now guys Last edited by Salukifan2; 10-16-2012 at 09:37 PM.
10-16-2012, 09:38 PM   #21
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by Brittingham.Sam Wow you guys can't do math. Order of operations. you do -1 times 0 first which is 0. then all you do is 6+2 and that equals 8. Be prepared to get hardcore trolled by cards fans for this. Its embarrassing that an like 10 people got that wrong. come on now guys
2/2 = 1.

 10-16-2012, 09:40 PM #22 Salukifan2 Member   Join Date: Oct 2012 Location: Carbondale IL Posts: 555 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! sorry. didn't see the /2. carry on and ignore me
10-16-2012, 09:43 PM   #23
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by Brittingham.Sam sorry. didn't see the /2. carry on and ignore me
FWIW when I first read the question I thought 8 as well. I read Doug's response and was like "NO, NO!" Then I saw it was indeed 7.

It happens.

 10-17-2012, 01:53 AM #24 VR Member     Join Date: Apr 2000 Location: Vancouver, Wa Posts: 8,389 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! Pemdas = 7! __________________ “Our team is a team full of fighters. They never panic. We don't necessarily get all the hits we want all the time, but we find a way to win.” – Dusty Baker
 10-18-2012, 12:41 AM #25 Razor Shines Votto's Practice Helmet     Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: Austin, Texas Posts: 6,268 Too small of a sample size. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk __________________ "three dimes, a one hundred dollar bill and and 87 ones..."
 10-18-2012, 12:46 AM #26 RBA CELEBRATION TIME     Join Date: Apr 2000 Location: San Marcos, CA Posts: 13,976 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! By the way google does math. Just type equations in google search engine and the answer will come right up. https://www.google.com/search?q=6+-+...hrome&ie=UTF-8
 10-18-2012, 12:49 AM #27 RBA CELEBRATION TIME     Join Date: Apr 2000 Location: San Marcos, CA Posts: 13,976 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! New problem: 7 x 13 = ?
10-18-2012, 01:51 AM   #28
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by RBA New problem: 7 x 13 = ?
That's an easy one.

7 x 13 = ?

7/13 * 13/13 = ?/13

7/13 * 1 = ?/13

7/13 = ?/13

? = 7
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 10-18-2012, 01:53 PM #29 RichRed My clutch is broken     Join Date: Mar 2006 Location: Virginia Beach, VA Posts: 3,770 Re: Fight amongst yourselves! It was my understanding that there would be no math. __________________ "I can make all the stadiums rock." -Air Supply
10-18-2012, 10:24 PM   #30
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Re: Fight amongst yourselves!

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 Originally Posted by camisadelgolf That's an easy one. 7 x 13 = ? 7/13 * 13/13 = ?/13 7/13 * 1 = ?/13 7/13 = ?/13 ? = 7

Nope, the answer is 28.

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