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dmezzullo
 3 years ago
Use the distributive property to simplify the expression below:
one over four(g − 12)
one over fourg − 3
one over fourg − 12
one over fourg − 4
one over fourg +
dmezzullo
 3 years ago
Use the distributive property to simplify the expression below: one over four(g − 12) one over fourg − 3 one over fourg − 12 one over fourg − 4 one over fourg +

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tyteen4a03
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Multiply both g and 12 by 1/4, this is what the distributive property is about.

ash2326
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac 14 ( g12)\] According to Distributive property \[A(B+C)=A\times B +A\times C\] \[\frac 14 (g12)\]\[=\frac 1 4\times g \frac 14 \times 12\] Now would simplify this?

tyteen4a03
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is the simplest term possible. Note that how A is "distributed" to B and C.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01/4 simplified is 0.25 so 0.25(g12)dw:1349870901919:dw

dmezzullo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i put down 1/4g12 before tht right

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no. you have to use distributive property on both sides.
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