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5-141.

Evaluate the following expressions.

1. $-5+2(8-12)$

Follow the Order of Operations -- Circle the terms.

1. $( - 5 + 2 ) ( 8 - 12 )$

Follow the same steps as part (a).

1. $- 5 + 2 \cdot 8 - 12$

Follow the same steps as (a).

Multiply $2$ and $8$.

Combine the remaining terms.

$-1$

1. $\frac { 1 } { 2 } ( - 6 ) ( 4 + 10 )$

Follow the same steps as part (a).

Evaluate the operations within the parentheses.

Multiply from left to right.

$-42$

1. $- \frac { 2 } { 3 } \cdot 6 + 15 \div ( - 3 )$

Follow the same steps as part (c).

1. $( 7 - 2 ) ^ { 2 } - 5 \div 5$

Follow the same steps as part (a).

$24$