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It is important to remember to use the order of operations known as PEMDAS (parenthesis, exponents, multiplication, division, addition, subtraction).
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The correct answer is 30.
To arrive at this solution, you’ve got to use PEMDAS, which means you’ll do the multiplication first.
The equation would be:
1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 11 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 11 + (1 x 0) + 1 = 29 + 0 + 1 = 30
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