Sender: Ken Rabley Hi, hoping you can help. Dispute among coworkers. Tell me, what is the correct answer to the following question: Seems this is the question for eligibility in a contest...We have come up with various solutions, all which may be correct. Thanks for your immediate help. K Rabley Hi Ken,The standard order of precedence is to first perform the operations inside parentheses, then multiplication and divisions and finally any additions and subtractions. Thus for your problem I would get = 1936 + (1/2) x (1500) + 1250 = 1936 + (750) + 1250 = 1936 + 20000 = 64 Penny
