Are you good at maths? Simple brainteaser divides Facebook

Puzzle: Can you find the correct answer?
Puzzle: Can you find the correct answer?

A maths question posted on Facebook has divided users who can't agree on the answer to what looks like a simple sum.

The teaser, posted three weeks ago has nearly 600k comments with users offering a selection of possible answers.

They can't all be right.

 

The confusion is mostly caused by users forgeting to apply Bodmas rule – Brackets, Order, Divide, Multiply, Add and Subtract – the sequence of operations of arithmetic

If you want to know the correct answer, and how to get it, then watch the explainer video below. 

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