order of operations

P is For Parentheses

The first thing you do in order of operations is the parentheses what ever equation you see in the parentheses you do first.

E is For Exponents

Next you do the exponents after the parentheses.

M or D is For Multiplication or Division

After you do the exponents you multiply

A or S is for Adding and subtracting

Finally add or subtract to find your answer