rob19

04-29-2011, 12:12 PM

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rob19

04-29-2011, 12:12 PM

for luls

WeVie

04-29-2011, 12:42 PM

Ummmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, I don't get it. Is it a math problem or what?

Tunaphish429

04-29-2011, 12:45 PM

6%2(1+2)

1+2= 3

6%2=.12

.12x3=.36

Correct?

1+2= 3

6%2=.12

.12x3=.36

Correct?

Tunaphish429

04-29-2011, 12:49 PM

I have not clue how you got 1 or 9

Enlighten me

Enlighten me

Tunaphish429

04-29-2011, 12:52 PM

IF you meant 6/2(1+2)

than it would be 9

1+2=3

6/2=3

3x3= 9

than it would be 9

1+2=3

6/2=3

3x3= 9

WeVie

04-29-2011, 02:03 PM

Yeah I don't get what 6%2 is.

PhinsPhan11

04-29-2011, 04:31 PM

I'm confused.

tylerdolphin

04-29-2011, 04:45 PM

My head says 1, but my calculator says 9. I trust my calculator more than my head so Im going 9.

WeVie

04-29-2011, 05:49 PM

WeVie is still scratching his head with this stupid look on his face.

rob19

04-29-2011, 07:25 PM

6/2(1+2)

was hoping people could infer it meant division... no division key on a keyboard... and I didn't want people to think 6/2 was an improper fraction

was hoping people could infer it meant division... no division key on a keyboard... and I didn't want people to think 6/2 was an improper fraction

WeVie

04-30-2011, 12:42 AM

Then I say the answer is 9

Kthurmus23

04-30-2011, 12:47 AM

My head says 1, but my calculator says 9. I trust my calculator more than my head so Im going 9.

My head said 1, should have went to the calculator... Oh well too late now I already answered the poll.

My head said 1, should have went to the calculator... Oh well too late now I already answered the poll.

WeVie

04-30-2011, 11:54 AM

So is it supposed to be a trick or something? The answer is 9 right?

Arsenal WV

04-30-2011, 08:15 PM

PEMDAS people!

6/2 (1+2)

6/2 (3)

6/2 x(3)

6/6

1

6/2 (1+2)

6/2 (3)

6/2 x(3)

6/6

1

WeVie

04-30-2011, 08:28 PM

Rule 1: First perform any calculations inside parentheses.

Rule 2: Next perform all multiplications and divisions, working from left to right.

Rule 3: Lastly, perform all additions and subtractions, working from left to right.

6/2 (1+2)

1+2=3

6/2=3

3(3)=9

The answer is 9

Rule 2: Next perform all multiplications and divisions, working from left to right.

Rule 3: Lastly, perform all additions and subtractions, working from left to right.

6/2 (1+2)

1+2=3

6/2=3

3(3)=9

The answer is 9

Arsenal WV

04-30-2011, 08:41 PM

Rule 1: First perform any calculations inside parentheses.

Rule 2: Next perform all multiplications and divisions, working from left to right.

Rule 3: Lastly, perform all additions and subtractions, working from left to right.

6/2 (1+2)

1+2=3

6/2=3

3(3)=9

The answer is 9

If your rule #1 is correct, which it is, the answer would be 1.

6/2 (1+2)

6/2 (3)

6/2 x(3)

6/6

1

I win

Rule 2: Next perform all multiplications and divisions, working from left to right.

Rule 3: Lastly, perform all additions and subtractions, working from left to right.

6/2 (1+2)

1+2=3

6/2=3

3(3)=9

The answer is 9

If your rule #1 is correct, which it is, the answer would be 1.

6/2 (1+2)

6/2 (3)

6/2 x(3)

6/6

1

I win

WeVie

04-30-2011, 08:46 PM

No, you add what is in parentheses first and then leave it alone. Next you work from left to right so you have to divide 6 by 2 next. You are trying to start in the middle

Arsenal WV

04-30-2011, 08:54 PM

On step #2 of the problem the 2 is still in parentheses, therefore you would still need to do that. Because it's the first step of PEMDAS. You would take the 3 which is in parentheses and multiply it by 2 that's part of the 6/2

JCane

04-30-2011, 09:46 PM

No, you add what is in parentheses first and then leave it alone. Next you work from left to right so you have to divide 6 by 2 next. You are trying to start in the middle

100% correct.

100% correct.

WeVie

04-30-2011, 11:05 PM

On step #2 of the problem the 2 is still in parentheses, therefore you would still need to do that. Because it's the first step of PEMDAS. You would take the 3 which is in parentheses and multiply it by 2 that's part of the 6/2

I can tell you are from West Virginia. The two is not in ( ). It is outside of them.

I can tell you are from West Virginia. The two is not in ( ). It is outside of them.

PhinsPhan11

04-30-2011, 11:08 PM

I can tell you are from West Virginia. The two is not in ( ). It is outside of them.

:lol:

:lol:

WeVie

04-30-2011, 11:31 PM

But WV, although I am not from WV, my wife and dad are.

Tunaphish429

05-01-2011, 12:27 AM

6/2(1+2)

was hoping people could infer it meant division... no division key on a keyboard... and I didn't want people to think 6/2 was an improper fraction

LOL..I dont wanna be rude...cause you take alot of flack on these forums...

but yes 6/2 means divide..

if indeed it was 6 over 2 as a fraction...It would be the same thing..divison...Thats acutually how you get decimals / % from fractions...

Example. 1 over 2= 1/2 or one half..

1/2= .50, than you would cross multiple with 100% to get 50%

Now your problems states this 6%2.

Which means you take 6 % of the number 2

Which is .12

Now lets do an example of some simplier numbers to kind of check this...( I often do this cause its easy to get confused with %)

50% of 10 = 5...

Now ask yourself ...How did I Tunaphish429 come up of this answer?

Well turn 50% back into a fraction..Using cross multiplication I see that 50% = 1/2 or one half or 1 over 2..

So your taking half of 10 it equals five...

I am 26 years old..I will tell you I am no genius..I always liked numbers..But this was math that i learned in elementary school.. I barley graduated high school.. barley...

I hope this has helped you out.

was hoping people could infer it meant division... no division key on a keyboard... and I didn't want people to think 6/2 was an improper fraction

LOL..I dont wanna be rude...cause you take alot of flack on these forums...

but yes 6/2 means divide..

if indeed it was 6 over 2 as a fraction...It would be the same thing..divison...Thats acutually how you get decimals / % from fractions...

Example. 1 over 2= 1/2 or one half..

1/2= .50, than you would cross multiple with 100% to get 50%

Now your problems states this 6%2.

Which means you take 6 % of the number 2

Which is .12

Now lets do an example of some simplier numbers to kind of check this...( I often do this cause its easy to get confused with %)

50% of 10 = 5...

Now ask yourself ...How did I Tunaphish429 come up of this answer?

Well turn 50% back into a fraction..Using cross multiplication I see that 50% = 1/2 or one half or 1 over 2..

So your taking half of 10 it equals five...

I am 26 years old..I will tell you I am no genius..I always liked numbers..But this was math that i learned in elementary school.. I barley graduated high school.. barley...

I hope this has helped you out.

Tunaphish429

05-01-2011, 12:29 AM

The answer to this problem is 9

Trust me.

Trust me.

WeVie

05-01-2011, 12:42 AM

Yeah I know.

Arsenal WV

05-01-2011, 07:34 AM

damnit people.

The answer is 1

The answer is 1

Arsenal WV

05-01-2011, 07:36 AM

I can tell you are from West Virginia. The two is not in ( ). It is outside of them.

Yeah it is. The 2 and 1 are both in ( ). After you solve the 2+1 it remains there, (3).

Yeah it is. The 2 and 1 are both in ( ). After you solve the 2+1 it remains there, (3).

WeVie

05-01-2011, 08:12 AM

Yeah it is. The 2 and 1 are both in ( ). After you solve the 2+1 it remains there, (3).

But the other 2 is not so you have to work your way from left to right. Are you just messing with us, trying to make us a little crazy?

But the other 2 is not so you have to work your way from left to right. Are you just messing with us, trying to make us a little crazy?

Arsenal WV

05-01-2011, 09:54 AM

I'm serious.

Why wouldnt the 3 remain in parentheses?

Why wouldnt the 3 remain in parentheses?

SuavePhin

05-01-2011, 12:36 PM

Ok i have to ask, Why is this math problem tagged with "Racial"???

Arsenal WV

05-01-2011, 01:04 PM

Ok i have to ask, Why is this math problem tagged with "Racial"???

Because I'm black....

Because I'm black....

DphinBillkiller

05-01-2011, 04:59 PM

:err: Errrrrrrrr.......

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/2219xg-1.jpg

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/2219xg-1.jpg

tylerdolphin

05-01-2011, 05:02 PM

:err: Errrrrrrrr.......

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/2219xg-1.jpg

Da ****.

My TI-83 gave me 9. Texas Instruments needs to get their **** together.

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/2219xg-1.jpg

Da ****.

My TI-83 gave me 9. Texas Instruments needs to get their **** together.

PhinsPhan11

05-01-2011, 05:11 PM

The answer should be 9.

BobDole

05-01-2011, 06:33 PM

:bobdole:

Bumpus

05-01-2011, 08:55 PM

Math sucks ...

Unless it's being used to calculate whether you're getting pot odds to chase that flush draw on the river. :up:

Edit: And, yes, it's nine. Some of us don't need calculators for simple math. :tongue::lol:

Unless it's being used to calculate whether you're getting pot odds to chase that flush draw on the river. :up:

Edit: And, yes, it's nine. Some of us don't need calculators for simple math. :tongue::lol:

WeVie

05-01-2011, 08:57 PM

Math sucks ...

Unless it's being used to calculate whether you're getting pot odds to chase that flush draw on the river. :up:

Are you the one that taught WV math Bumpus?

Where have you been all weekend anyway, fishing?

Unless it's being used to calculate whether you're getting pot odds to chase that flush draw on the river. :up:

Are you the one that taught WV math Bumpus?

Where have you been all weekend anyway, fishing?

rob19

05-01-2011, 11:57 PM

Ok i have to ask, Why is this math problem tagged with "Racial"???

:lol:

anyway

6/2(1+2)

3(3)

9

thank you WV for making me lul

:lol:

anyway

6/2(1+2)

3(3)

9

thank you WV for making me lul

rob19

05-02-2011, 12:07 AM

tuna made me lul too

rep to both of you

:)

rep to both of you

:)

Vaark

05-02-2011, 12:34 AM

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/mathjokesfindxhereitis-1.jpg

BobDole

05-02-2011, 12:36 AM

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/mathjokesfindxhereitis-1.jpg

this one's my favorite.

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/funnymathtestanswer4-1.jpg

:lol:

this one's my favorite.

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/funnymathtestanswer4-1.jpg

:lol:

WeVie

05-02-2011, 01:02 AM

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/failmathwoman4502-1.jpg

tylerdolphin

05-02-2011, 01:04 AM

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/terrorists-1.jpg?1267138555

Tunaphish429

05-03-2011, 09:19 AM

tuna made me lul too

rep to both of you

:)

lul? Do you mean lol?

Lame Uncomfortable Laugh???

Say what you mean Rob...

Say what you mean.

rep to both of you

:)

lul? Do you mean lol?

Lame Uncomfortable Laugh???

Say what you mean Rob...

Say what you mean.

WeVie

05-03-2011, 11:26 AM

lul? Do you mean lol?

Lame Uncomfortable Laugh???

Say what you mean Rob...

Say what you mean.

Yes, please tell us what you mean. I gotta know too.

Lame Uncomfortable Laugh???

Say what you mean Rob...

Say what you mean.

Yes, please tell us what you mean. I gotta know too.

Rafiki

05-03-2011, 02:50 PM

Why isn't the answer one?

Don't you do the parenthesis first in the order of operations, then multiply, then divide?

Don't you do the parenthesis first in the order of operations, then multiply, then divide?

Rafiki

05-03-2011, 02:56 PM

NM, I looked it up. Apparently multiplication and division have equal priority in the order of operations...

Vaark

05-03-2011, 03:41 PM

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/writethebeerlambertlaw-1.jpg

WeVie

05-03-2011, 08:49 PM

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/writethebeerlambertlaw-1.jpg

:lol2::lol2::lol2:

:lol2::lol2::lol2:

SCLSU Mud Dogs

05-05-2011, 09:30 PM

Lol if you found this on facebook, it was one of my buddies at UCF that asked that question. The answer is 9

Bumpus

05-05-2011, 09:53 PM

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/05/writethebeerlambertlaw-1.jpg

See ... That professor took 10 points off for the wrong reason.

It should have been -10 because the beer spilled.

See ... That professor took 10 points off for the wrong reason.

It should have been -10 because the beer spilled.

WeVie

05-06-2011, 10:23 AM

See ... That professor took 10 points off for the wrong reason.

It should have been -10 because the beer spilled.

They those professors don't really know drinking rules so it's understandable.

It should have been -10 because the beer spilled.

They those professors don't really know drinking rules so it's understandable.

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