Please do the following equation
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WhatWasIThinking
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6÷2(1+2)=x
there has been a huge debate on the internet on what is the correct answer. Even algebreic calculators have been giving diffrent answers.

WontLeave
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Perform the calculation inside the parentheses first.
6÷2(3)=x or
6÷(2x3)=x
The multiplication will be done first, since it's presented as a single entry and not a calculation.
6÷6=x
1=x

AnnOMaly
x=9.
I was always taught at school (looong time ago) to keep the calculation in the brackets separate from the calculation outside the brackets. Something like that.
6÷2(1+2)
= 6÷2(3)
= 3x3
= 9

Hoffnung
Nope.
6÷2(1+2)=x
the only part between parentheses is (1+2). 2x(1+2) is not between parentheses.
So:
6÷2(1+2)=x
6÷2x3=x
3x3=9