# SOLUTION: Insert grouping symbols in the proper place so that the given value of the expression is obtained. The value of the expression should be 28. 5 - 3 x 2 + 8 x 5 - 2 = 28

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 Question 75437: Insert grouping symbols in the proper place so that the given value of the expression is obtained. The value of the expression should be 28. 5 - 3 x 2 + 8 x 5 - 2 = 28Answer by funmath(2925)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Insert grouping symbols in the proper place so that the given value of the expression is obtained. The value of the expression should be 28. : I am assuming that x means multiply and is not the variable "x." : 5 - 3 x 2 + 8 x 5 - 2 = 28 Proof: 2 x 2 + 8 x 3 = 28 4 + 24 = 28 28 = 28 Happy Calculating!!!!