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Originally Posted by bobbyflex
no he's not. The brackets only apply when there's an equation in it
once the 9+3 is solved the equation becomes:
48 / 2 * 12
going left to right the answer is 288, not 2

This guy has it right. Only the equation IN the bracket comes first. So it is basically this: 48/2 * 12, giving you 24*12=288