# Order of operations

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## PEMDAS Rules

 1 ) P - Parentheses 2 ) E - Exponents ( Powers and Square Roots ) 3 ) MD - Multiplication and Division ( Left to Right ) 4 ) AS - Addition and Subtraction ( Left to Right )

You can remember the order by saying :

Please, Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally
a x u i d u
r p l v d b
e o t i i t
n n i s t r
t e p i i a
h n l o o c
e t i n s t
s s c     i
e   a     o
s   t     n
i
o
n

## GEMDAS Rules

 1 ) G - Grouping Symbols - [ ] ( ) { } 2 ) E - Exponents ( Powers and Square Roots ) 3 ) MD - Multiplication and Division ( Left to Right ) 4 ) AS - Addition and Subtraction ( Left to Right )

You can remember the order by saying :

Grace, Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally
r x u i d u
o p l v d b
u o t i i t
p n i s t r
i e p i i a
n n l o o c
g t i n s t
s c     i
s   a     o
y   t     n
m   i
b   o
o   n
l
s