Maths Week is a premier mathematics event in the New Zealand school calendar.

It gets the attention of an estimated audience of more than 250,000 students, teachers and parents, from around New Zealand in August each year.

In its 17th year of operation Maths Week has moved from strength to strength and this year there are more interactive mathematics and more challenges! Check out the Maths Week website HERE

Maths Week is the creation of the New Zealand Association of Mathematics Teachers (NZAMT).

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All you need to do is work out the answer to this maths question

## 6 + 3 × (8 – 6) =

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## 54 Responses

it is 12

the answer is 12

12

12

The answer is 12

12

If you follow BEDMAS it equals 7

The answer is 12

BEDMAS

8-6=2

3×2=6

6+6+12

6 + 3 x (8 – 6) = 12

12

18

It is 12 because 8-6×3+6=12

It is 18

12

its 9

What!!! It’s 18

What!!! The awnser is 18

12

the answer is 18

12

it is 12 it is very simple

Of course it’s 18

18

It’s 18

The answer is 66

The answer is 72

its 12

It is 12

It is 66

It was 18

It’s 18

it is 24 essy

18 no chet

It is 12!!!

12

it’s 12

is it 12

i think it is 12

use bedmas so that means the answer is 12

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27

12

its 18

It’s 18

it is 18 cause 6+3=9 (9 times 9 + 18

it is 18

YAY MATHS WEEK!!

The answer is 18

It’s 12. Not 18, 12.

its 12

12

its 12

it is not 18 it is 12

it 12

Answer is 12 because you use bedmas