Evaluate expressions with parentheses

Solve multi-step expressions with parentheses.  Place parentheses in an expression to make the expression equivalent to a given number.

Problem

Evaluate the expression 2, times, left parenthesis, 6, minus, 5, right parenthesis.
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3, slash, 5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7, slash, 4
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
Hint #11 / 4
Solving this problem using the order of operations, we start with the parentheses.  left parenthesis, 6, minus, 5, right parenthesis, equals, 1
Hint #22 / 4
Replacing 6, minus, 5 with 1 gives us 2, times, left parenthesis, 1, right parenthesis or 2, times, 1.
Hint #33 / 4
space, 2, times, 1, equals, 2
Hint #44 / 4
The answer is 2.
Get first 3 correct, or 5 in a row.