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Originally Posted by MoMo316
Actually no one is wrong om the priorities here, it's just hard to visualize it when it's written linearly. If it's :
48 = 2

2(9+3)
if it's
48
 (9+3) = 288
2

That's essentially the point, and I am unsure if 2(9+3) is the same as 2*(9+3) in terms of order of operations. However, wolfram says the answer would be 288, and i trust them. I would've gone with 2 myself though.