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 Click here to see ALL problems on expressions Question 305596: I am having trouble with this problem...We are trying to evaluate the variable expression - 2/3 *3 - 1/5 (4*3- -2*-1). So it is neg. two-thirds times three minus one-fifth, times four, times three minus neg two times neg one. I am all over the place with different tries... Please help! Thanks Angie Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!- 2/3 *3 - 1/5 (4*3- -2*-1). -2-1/5(12+2) I'll assume there should only be one - sign. -2-1/5*14 -2-14/5 (-2*5-14)/5 (-10-14)/5 -24/5 -4.8 ans.