The comparison went viral online this week, on Twitter.
Can you solve this math problem?
The comparison went viral online this week, on Twitter, causing much confusion about the correct answer.
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The mathematicians and the physicists went nuts over it.
Mike Breen, the provision of information to the American Mathematical Society, told Popular Mechanics that: “The manner in which it was written, it is ambiguous. In the fields of mathematics, a lot of the time, there is lack of clarity. Instead he will try to make the rules as precise as possible.”
Depending on where you are in the world you were taught math, such as Mashable reported, will determine what you can do to fix it.
It is the PEMDAS method, the order of operations is Parentheses, Exponents, Multiplication, division, Addition, Subtraction, usually from the left to the right.
There is also the BODMAS method: Brackets, Orders, division, Multiplication, Addition, Subtraction.
So, the answer is 1.
The answer is 16.
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