Dom wrote the following steps to simplify the expression (x − y + 5y).
Step 1: x + 5y − y; using commutative property of addition
Step 2: x + (5y − y); using associative property of addition
Step 3: x − (5 + 1)y; using distributive property of addition
Step 4: x − (6)y; simplifying

See more answers at brainly.com

step 3 is incorrect. Correct step: x + (5 − 1)y; using distributive property of addition

how?

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

## More answers

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.