what is 5 + 1 x 10? isn't it 60? Yahoo Answers

Nov 21, 2016 · 5 + 1 x 10. Multipy first. 5 + 1 x 10 = 5 + 10. then add. 5 + 10 =15. therefore 5 + 1 x 10 is not equal to 60. but if the equation said (5 + 1) x 10 then it would be equal to 60. First solve the equation inside the parenthesis (5 + 1)*10 = 6*10. then multiply. 6*10 =60. also it can be solved by distributing the 10 inside the parenthesis if the ...…