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State the property used in each step.
Given : 3 + 4(x + 1)
1) Commutative a. = 3 + (4x + 4)
2 )Distributive b. = 4x + (4 + 3)
3) Associative c. = (4x + 4) + 3
4)Addition d. = 4x + 7
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State the property used in each step. Given : 3 + 4(x + 1) 1) Commutative a. = 3 + (4x + 4) 2 )Distributive b. = 4x + (4 + 3) 3) Associative c. = (4x + 4) + 3 4)Addition d. = 4x + 7
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waterineyesBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
First one is Distributive..
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waterineyesBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Distributive Property says that: \[a(b+c) = ab + ac\]
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pratu043Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
a) is distributive because it states that a(b+c)=ab+ac. b) is commutative because the terms of the expressions are rearranged and that's what the commutative property states. c) is associative because we are moving the brackets and this property states that (a+b)+c = a+(b+c). d) is addition because 4 is added to 3.
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waterineyesBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Commutative property says that: \[a + b = b + a\]
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waterineyesBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Associative Property Says that: a + (b + c) = (a + b) + c
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