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Combining Operators $ + - \times \div$
Using the rules for order of operations, multiplication and division come before addition and subtraction.
Division and multiplication have the same importance, and are performed left to right.
Addition and subtraction have the same importance, and are performed left to right.
Example 1 Select the correct answer to the following equation: $$6+4\times 3=$$
Example 2 Select the correct answer to the following equation: $$24\div 4\times 2=$$
Example 3 Select the correct answer to the following equation $$12+18\div 6-3$$
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