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1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 - 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 x 0 = ?

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17

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Re: 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1...
« Reply #60 on: March 17, 2012, 01:54:10 PM »
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Re: 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1...
« Reply #62 on: March 18, 2012, 11:56:07 AM »
To all those that keep mentioning pemdas,  the equation in the topic header doesn't have any parenthesis in it. I don't see how pemdas would change anything here.
Please explain.

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Re: 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1...
« Reply #63 on: March 18, 2012, 12:00:07 PM »
To all those that keep mentioning pemdas,  the equation in the topic header doesn't have any parenthesis in it. I don't see how pemdas would change anything here.
Please explain.

Who said it has to have parens to use PEMDAS?
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Re: 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1...
« Reply #64 on: March 18, 2012, 12:03:49 PM »
Who said it has to have parens to use PEMDAS?

The reason why the answer is 14 is bec the end of the equation looks like this (1x0) = . If its missing those parenthesis,  the answer is 0.

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Re: 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1...
« Reply #65 on: March 18, 2012, 12:08:27 PM »
The reason why the answer is 14 is bec the end of the equation looks like this (1x0) = . If its missing those parenthesis,  the answer is 0.

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Re: 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1...
« Reply #66 on: March 18, 2012, 01:20:23 PM »