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bob135
 2 years ago
Use the distributive property to simplify the expression below:
5t  2(1 + t)
bob135
 2 years ago
Use the distributive property to simplify the expression below: 5t  2(1 + t)

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MarkRijckenberg
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The number (2) need to be multiplied with each value inside the brackets. Then simplify the value for t.

espresso
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First, multiply the first two terms, I am going to change the variable to x if that's okay, just to make it easier. They both mean the same thing. So, 5x multiplied by 1 will give you 5x. Then, multiply your outside terms (2)(x) will give you 2x Then, multiply the inside terms (2)(1) which will give you 2. Finally, multiply 5x by x, which will give you \[5x ^{2}\]. Then, simplify the terms. dw:1347490477866:dw

espresso
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You should get \[5x ^{2}+3x2\]

bob135
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it has to be one of thes 6t  2 3t + 1 3t + 1 3t  2

anilorap
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.15t2(1+t) 5t2(1)2(t) 5t22t 5t2t2 3t2
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