## #1

Do you like math? Get ready for a real mind-bender.

## #2

Take a look at this equation. At first, it seems easy.

## #3

As you start to try it, you may get stuck. Here’s where it gets tricky.

## #4

The first row is easy. Add it all up and you get 17.

## #5

The second part is harder. This is because it’s hard to know what to do first, the multiplication or the addition?

## #6

You may have heard the acronym BEDMAS before. That’s the order in which you do equations. (Brackets, Exponents, Division, Multiplication, Adding, Subtraction).

## #7

If you do the multiplication first, you get 30. Easy!

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