Order of Operations Flashcards

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The P step in P.E.M.D.A.S. stands for what operation?
Parenthesis (Please)
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The P.E.M.D.A.S. Mnemonic - How can you remember this as a sentence?
(P)lease (e)xcuse (m)y (d)ear (A)unt (S)ally.
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What is a Mnemonic?
An acronym method used to remember list of items. The first letter of each operation is turned into a sentence that is easy to remember.
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What is Step 4 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all addition and subtraction.
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What is Step 3 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all multiplication and division.
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What is Step 2 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all exponents.
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What is Step 1 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all operations with parentheses or brackets.
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What is the Order of Operations?
The manner in which a problem with multiple operations is solved.
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This flashcard set will cover the different types of operations and the order in which they should be performed within a multiple-operation problem. A mnemonic sentence and acronym to help you remember the correct order is provided as well. Each step is represented on a flashcard. In addition, there is a flashcard for each letter in the acronym or operation. Finally, you will be presented with two problems to solve.

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What is the Order of Operations?
The manner in which a problem with multiple operations is solved.
What is Step 1 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all operations with parentheses or brackets.
What is Step 2 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all exponents.
What is Step 3 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all multiplication and division.
What is Step 4 in order of operations?
From left to right, simplify all addition and subtraction.
What is a Mnemonic?
An acronym method used to remember list of items. The first letter of each operation is turned into a sentence that is easy to remember.
The P.E.M.D.A.S. Mnemonic - How can you remember this as a sentence?
(P)lease (e)xcuse (m)y (d)ear (A)unt (S)ally.
The P step in P.E.M.D.A.S. stands for what operation?
Parenthesis (Please)
The E step in P.E.M.D.A.S. stands for what operation?
Exponent (Excuse)
The M step in P.E.M.D.A.S. stands for what operation?
Multiplication (My)
The D step in P.E.M.D.A.S. stands for what operation?
Division (Dear)
The A step in P.E.M.D.A.S. stands for what operation?
Addition (Aunt)
The S step in P.E.M.D.A.S. stands for what operation?
Subtraction (Sally)
Solve the following: 4 + {5 (12 + 2 - 4)} ÷ 5 x 2

4 + {5(10)} ÷ 5 +2 =

4 + {50} ÷ 5 x 2 =

4 + 10 x 2 =

4 + 20 =

24

Solve the following: 3 + {3 (15 + 2 - 3)} ÷ 7 x 2

3 + {3 (14)} ÷ 7 x 2 =

3 + {42} ÷ 7 x 2 =

3 + 6 x 2 =

3 + 12 =

15

Solve the following: 2^2 + {6 (10 + 4 - 2)} ÷ 8 x 3 =

2^2 + {6 (12)} ÷ 8 x 3 =

2^2 + 72 ÷ 8 x 3 =

4 + 72 ÷ 8 x 3 =

4 + 9 x 3 =

4 + 27 =

31

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