Solve the following problems using the order of operations. Show your steps. Verify your answers with your calculator.
Circle the terms.
The negative 4 times negative two is circled. and the 6 times 2 minus 5 is circled.
Simplify within the circled terms.
Circle the terms again. Then simplify and repeat.
Circle the 8 and the 6 times negative 3.
For parts (b), (c), and (d) follow the strategy outlined in part (a).