Order of Operations Worksheet

Solve in the correct order.

1 a.
(–7)  +  8   ·  (–8)
–9



1 b. 5  ·  (4 – 2)2


2 a.
10   –  7
3



2 b.
(4 + 1)2
–10



3 a. –8 – 2 · [(–2) + 9)]


3 b. 52 · (– 7)


4 a.
(1 + 1)3
3



4 b. 10 + 0 · (–6)


5 a.
–1  –   53
2



5 b.
6  –   0 · 3
2



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Answer Key

1 a. 8/9
1 b. 20
2 a. -3 2/3
2 b. -2 1/2
3 a. -22
3 b. -175
4 a. 2 2/3
4 b. 10
5 a. -63 1/2
5 b. 6


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