## Babyslapmafro 2 years ago Are the following equations equal?

1. Babyslapmafro

$-\frac{ 1 }{ 3 }(7x ^{6}+2)$ and $-\frac{ 7 }{ 3 }x ^{6}-\frac{ 2 }{ 3 }$

2. JenniferSmart1

yes

Certainly appears as they are the same, you have distributed the -1/3 that was outside the parenthesis.

4. Babyslapmafro

thanks