Evaluate: (4^2+1)+(11-5^2)

Expression: $\left( {4}^{2}+1 \right)+\left( 11-{5}^{2} \right)$

Evaluate the power

$\left( 16+1 \right)+\left( 11-{5}^{2} \right)$

Evaluate the power

$\left( 16+1 \right)+\left( 11-25 \right)$

Add the numbers

$17+\left( 11-25 \right)$

Calculate the difference

$17+\left( -14 \right)$

When there is a $+$ in front of an expression in parentheses, the expression remains the same

$17-14$

Subtract the numbers

$3$