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Module by: Wade Ellis, Denny Burzynski. E-mail the authors

 Name: Exponents, Roots, Factorization of Whole Numbers: Grouping Symbols and the Order of Operations ID: m34872 Language: English (en) Summary: This module is from Fundamentals of Mathematics by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. This module discusses grouping symbols and the order of operations. By the end of the module students should be able to understand the use of grouping symbols, understand and be able to use the order of operations and use the calculator to determine the value of a numerical expression. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: Burzynski, Ellis, exponents, factorization, Fundamentals, Mathematics, roots, whole numbers License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Editors: Latest version: 1.2 (history) First publication date: Jul 7, 2010 11:33 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Aug 18, 2010 8:25 pm -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.2 Aug 18, 2010 8:25 pm -0500 by Changes: `value added features added, metadata, accessibility, QA checks, links, and image sizing adjusted.` Version: 1.1 Jul 25, 2010 8:36 pm -0500 by Changes: `initial publication`

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### American Medical Assocation (AMA) Manual of Style:

Ellis W, Burzynski D. Exponents, Roots, Factorization of Whole Numbers: Grouping Symbols and the Order of Operations [Connexions Web site]. August 18, 2010. Available at: http://cnx.org/content/m34872/1.2/.

### American Psychological Assocation (APA) Publication Manual:

Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. (2010, August 18). Exponents, Roots, Factorization of Whole Numbers: Grouping Symbols and the Order of Operations. Retrieved from the Connexions Web site: http://cnx.org/content/m34872/1.2/

### Chicago Manual of Style (Bibliography):

Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. "Exponents, Roots, Factorization of Whole Numbers: Grouping Symbols and the Order of Operations." Connexions. August 18, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34872/1.2/.

### Chicago Manual of Style (Note):

Wade Ellis and Denny Burzynski, "Exponents, Roots, Factorization of Whole Numbers: Grouping Symbols and the Order of Operations," Connexions, August 18, 2010, http://cnx.org/content/m34872/1.2/.

### Chicago Manual of Style (Reference, in Author-Date style):

Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. 2010. Exponents, Roots, Factorization of Whole Numbers: Grouping Symbols and the Order of Operations. Connexions, August 18, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34872/1.2/.

### Modern Languages Association (MLA) Style Manual:

Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. Exponents, Roots, Factorization of Whole Numbers: Grouping Symbols and the Order of Operations. Connexions. 18 Aug. 2010 <http://cnx.org/content/m34872/1.2/>.