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Topic: TI and order of operations
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TI and order of operations
Posted: Jul 23, 1998 11:25 AM
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On the TI-82 juxtaposition has a different order than standard multiplication;
so, on the TI-82, for example, 2/3x means 2/(3x) rather than the more usual
(2/3)x. This inconsistancy was corrected on the TI-83.

Maxine Bridger
The Cambridge School of Weston
Weston, MA

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