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Unformatted text preview: of our times has come from using polynomial equations. The order of operations for complicated calculations is as follows: 1) Perform operations within parentheses. 2) Multiply and divide, whichever comes first, from left to right. 3) Add and subtract, whichever comes first, from left to right. Example: 1 + 20 (6 + 2) 2 = 1 + 20 8 2 = 1 + 160 2 = 1 + 80 = 81. Students, Solve: 180 * 5 (3 + 5 4) 180 * 5 (3 + 5 4) = 180 * 5 (8  4) = 180 * 5 (4) = 180 * 20 = 3600...
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2011 for the course MATH 116 taught by Professor Mcmillian during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.
 Spring '09
 mcmillian
 Math, Polynomials, Radicals

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