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 Click here to see ALL problems on Number-Line Question 393461: What is the actual rule for the order of operation and the rules re: this type of problem: -10-[(-3+-7)+(-4+-6)]+12 -6-(-3)+(4+-7)+10 My misunderstanding is what exactly is done with the negative numbers when in brackets and parenthises. Thank youAnswer by lwsshak3(6519)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!What is the actual rule for the order of operation and the rules re: this type of problem: -10-[(-3+-7)+(-4+-6)]+12 -6-(-3)+(4+-7)+10 ** -10-[(-3+-7)+(-4+-6)]+12-6-(-3)+(4+-7)+10 Order of operations:working to clear innermost parenthesis, start from left to right, add or subract, do exponents, multiply or divide, then combine like terms. -10-[(-3-7)+(-4-6)]+12-6+3+(4-7)+10 -10-[-10-10]+9-3+10 -10+20+9-3+10 =26