The Best Answer for 5(17)² / 10³ =?

5*289/1000 = 1.445

This is the correct answer for 5(17)² / 10³ =?

5(17)² / 10³ = 1445/1000 = 1.445

5(17)² / 10³

Order of operations. First do the exponents:

5(289) / 1000

then do the multiplication and division from left-to-right:

1445 / 1000

1.445