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anonymous
 4 years ago
(4x + 3y)  (2x 5y)
(Hint: Remember to distribute the negative to the second set of parentheses.)
anonymous
 4 years ago
(4x + 3y)  (2x 5y) (Hint: Remember to distribute the negative to the second set of parentheses.)

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TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes, do you know the answer now?

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what did you get for your answer?

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, that is not even the right form of the answer. What happened to the x and y? I don't think you understand the question as well as henkjan thought you did. first of all, do you know how to simplify (2x5y) ??? as it says above, you need to "distribute the negative sign" do you know what that means? what do you get by doing that?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0um does it stay like that

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no, the rule of distribution works like this in general:\[a(x+y)=ax+ay\]for your problem we treat "a" as 1, so we have\[1*(2x5y)=2x+5y\](remember that minus times minus is positive)

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I hope you do not think that is the answer above...

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you just not care to continue, or do you have the answer? If you do, what is it?
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