**Order of Operations **

**Order of Operations**

Do operations in Parentheses () and other grouping symbols

first. If there are grouping symbols within other grouping

symbols do the innermost first.

Then do exponents: x

Then do Multiplication or Division operations from left to

right.

Last do Addition or Subtraction operations from left to right

Acronyms to Help you Remember

( PEMDAS ) Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally

(Parenthesis), Exponents, Multiply, Divide, Add, Subtract)

Simplify the expression by using the order of operations.