What are the order of operations?
PEMDAS
The most common acronym used to explain the order of operations is PEMDAS which are the consecutive steps in order to utilize the order of operations.
PEMDAS
The most common acronym used to explain the order of operations is PEMDAS which are the consecutive steps in order to utilize the order of operations.
Parenthesis (Please)
Used to specify group numbers within the Order of Operations i.e. ()
Used to specify group numbers within the Order of Operations i.e. ()
(A+B)=C
(2+2)=4
(A+B)=C
(2+2)=4
Exponents (Excuse)
An exponent refers to the number of times a number is multiplied by itself.
An exponent refers to the number of times a number is multiplied by itself.
Multiplication (My)
A mathematical operation performed on a pair of numbers in order to derive a third number called a product. i.e. "×"
A mathematical operation performed on a pair of numbers in order to derive a third number called a product. i.e. "×"
A × B = C
2 × 2 = 4
A × B = C
2 × 2 = 4
Division (Dear)
Division is splitting into equal parts or groups. i.e. "/" "÷"
Division is splitting into equal parts or groups. i.e. "/" "÷"
A/B = C A÷B = C
4/2 = 2 4÷2 = 2
A/B = C A÷B = C
4/2 = 2 4÷2 = 2
Addition (Aunt)
When two whole numbers is the total amount of those quantities combine.
When two whole numbers is the total amount of those quantities combine.
A+B=C
2+2=4
A+B=C
2+2=4
Subtraction (Sally)
Subtraction is a mathematical operation that represents the operation of removing objects from a collection. It is signified by the minus sign (−).
Subtraction is a mathematical operation that represents the operation of removing objects from a collection. It is signified by the minus sign (−).
AB=C
42=2
AB=C
42=2
SelfCheck: What are the steps of Order of Operations

Step 1Parenthesis

Step 2Exponents

Step 3Multiplication

Step 4Division

Step 5Addition

Step 6Subtraction
Applying the Order of Operations
Please solve for the Missing Variable using the Order of Operations.
(43)X = (32÷2)÷4
Step 1. X = (32÷2)÷4
Step 2. X = ÷4
Step 3. X =