what does evaluate the expression mean?

12x(1/3+1/4+1/6)
asked Jan 27, 2012 in order of operations by anonymous

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evaluate more or less means solve.

(12x)(1/3 + 1/4 + 1/6)
= (12x)(4/12 + 3/12 + 2/12)
= (12x)(9/12)
= (12x)(3/4)
= (3x)(3)
= 9x

answered Jan 27, 2012 by anonymous

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