Whats going on here (calculator & spotlight)

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by blakintosh, Feb 13, 2010.

  1. blakintosh macrumors member

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    #1
    hey guys check this out and can someone explain me whats going on here?

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    thanks in advance
     
  2. dukebound85 macrumors P6

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    #2
    looks like
    1) 2*7
    2) 2* (7+1)

    the order of operations isnt being followed:confused:
     
  3. Cboss macrumors 6502

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    #3
    Hmm... That is strange. Happens for me too. (OS 10.6.2)

    However if I type: 2*7+1
    I get 15, as one would expect.
     
  4. blakintosh thread starter macrumors member

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    May 26, 2008
    #4
    Is this a bug or some other way of handling math expressions?
     

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