# How do you use symbols to make the statement 12_3_7_5 = 8 true?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

The division of 12 and 3 provides an answer of 4

The subtraction of 7 and 5 provides an answer of 2

Both of these steps are isolated in parenthesis.

Then 4 and 2 can be combined by multiplication to get the final desired answer 8.