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vernet
 3 years ago
Use the distributive property to simplify: 5(3x  2)
vernet
 3 years ago
Use the distributive property to simplify: 5(3x  2)

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hba
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@lexi503 Giving direct answers is not allowed _

Carter15
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you need to multiply teverythink in the parentheses by what is outside the parentheses

lexi503
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well...it helped diddnt it..?

lexi503
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1doesnt he still have 2 solve 4 x..?

hba
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@lexi503 I think you should read the question.

lexi503
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh.. well then yea i did it right...:P

slaaibak
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hba, to be honest, not much more can be said about this. the answer should be enough to be able to figure out the logic behind it.

hba
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@lexi503 @slaaibak Giving direct answers is not allowed.Please read the CoC http://openstudy.com/codeofconduct.

slaaibak
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if you stick to a manual your whole life, I wish you good luck. Rules are there as guidelines. If this was a question about calculating the integral of e^x^2 then sure, the rule is valid, but this is pretty straightforward.

hba
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0As a rule of thumb, we would prefer the askers to participate in the solution process instead of having the answerers doing all the work. thats not really our concern; we are aimed at being a study site, not a free answering service. We would rather promote learning the material as opposed to just handing over answers. This social contract is aimed at curbing people from using the site to cheat with ...

lexi503
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i thought we were just supposed 2 help pple.. im pretty sure i did that..

hba
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There was no learning involved lexi @lexi503

slaaibak
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That's debatable. If I see an answer, I can usually deduce the method used. So that is still learning.
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