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charlotte123

  • 3 years ago

Use the distributive property to simplify the expression below: -4(2u - 1)

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  1. dreadslicer
    • 3 years ago
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    -8 u + 4

  2. charlotte123
    • 3 years ago
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    Lol sorry forgot to put choices >.< 8u + 4 -8u - 1 -8u + 4 -8u - 4

  3. dreadslicer
    • 3 years ago
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    Tadah, it's C lol

  4. sick8706
    • 3 years ago
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    Distributive property essentially means exactly what is says: to distribute. Take the -4 and multiply it into each of the items inside the parenthesis. The answer is -8u + 4, but that is the reasoning as to why.

  5. charlotte123
    • 3 years ago
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    thanks for the help ^O^

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