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    3.5
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    one fourteenth (0.0714285714...)
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    What is the answer to 1÷2(3+4) ?
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    oh ffs not another one of these
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    0.0714
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    0.071428571428571428571428571428 57* unrounded
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    old troll is old
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    (Original post by muh123)
    0.0714
    not 3.5?
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    the answer is 1/14, but others will say its 3.5. it depends how your looking at it, typing that into a calculator or pc will result in 3.5 due to the way they calculate, but this is wrong, Ive made the assumption your question is (1)/(2(3+4))
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    Nope BIDMAS
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    (Original post by tsmith16)
    the answer is 1/14, but others will say its 3.5. it depends how your looking at it, typing that into a calculator or pc will result in 3.5 due to the way they calculate, but this is wrong, Ive made the assumption your question is (1)/(2(3+4))
    Why can you make that assumption?
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    over 9000
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    (Original post by muh123)
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    no it's 3.5 you stupid noob!!!!!!!!1
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    Here we go again...
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    (Original post by Pheylan)
    no it's 3.5 you stupid noob!!!!!!!!1
    You're Trolling
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    We are not having this thread again. Ambiguous notation means that it can be read as either (1/2)(3+4), or 1/(2(3+4)), resulting in either 3.5 or 1/14 respectively.
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    Tell you what, write the part with the division symbol as a fraction and then I'll do it.
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    It's beyond amazing that people can't grasp BIDMAS/BODMAS.... I remember learning it when I was about 12.

    I'm no mathematician, but seriously.... the answer is 3.5.
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    Bloody hell these threads aren't very imaginative anymore. It depends how you do it, I personally get 1/14.

    Here is something for you to think about...
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    (Original post by Normandy114)
    We are not having this thread again. Ambiguous notation means that it can be read as either (1/2)(3+4), or 1/(2(3+4)), resulting in either 3.5 or 1/14 respectively.
    haha somebody noticed that theres two ways to look at it
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    bloody hell - not this again :facepalm:
 
 
 
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