Sally and Anne went to the movies. They each purchased a drink. They also bought one popcorn and one veggie cup to share. Each woman’ total is modeled with this expression:

9 + 1.34 + 1/2 (3.50 +1.74)

How would you simplify the expression? Explain your steps.

The answer is 12.96

9 + 1.34+1/2(3.50 +1.74)

Solve the parenthesis first then multiply the add all the numbers together

Answer:Step-by-step explanation:Do the stuff in the parenthesis first (PEMDAS)Then do the multiplicationThen add all the numbers together