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Can somebody solve this? And if yes, can you show how you solved it? Thanks!

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(-6)^2/(-3)-8/(-1/2)-5  P.S Its very easy I know.

Lunar  Jun 3, 2015

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$$\\\frac{(-6)^2}{(-3)}+\qquad\frac{-8}{(-1/2)}\qquad-5 \\\\ =\frac{36}{(-3)}+\qquad-8\div\frac{-1}{2}\qquad-5 \\\\ =\frac{36}{(-3)}+\qquad 8\div\frac{1}{2}\qquad-5 \qquad A neg divided by a neg = a pos\\\\ =-12+\qquad 8\times\frac{2}{1}\qquad-5 \\\\ =-12+\qquad 16\qquad-5 \\\\ =-17+16\\\\ =-1$$

Melody  Jun 4, 2015
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$$\\\frac{(-6)^2}{(-3)}+\qquad\frac{-8}{(-1/2)}\qquad-5 \\\\ =\frac{36}{(-3)}+\qquad-8\div\frac{-1}{2}\qquad-5 \\\\ =\frac{36}{(-3)}+\qquad 8\div\frac{1}{2}\qquad-5 \qquad A neg divided by a neg = a pos\\\\ =-12+\qquad 8\times\frac{2}{1}\qquad-5 \\\\ =-12+\qquad 16\qquad-5 \\\\ =-17+16\\\\ =-1$$

Melody  Jun 4, 2015
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Thanks alot, Melody!

Lunar  Jun 5, 2015
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You are very welcome Lunar

Melody  Jun 6, 2015

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