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InsanelyChaotic

  • 3 years ago

my answer is either a or b Select the property illustrated in the statement. 3(5+x) = 15 + 3x Identity Property for Multiplication Inverse Property for Addition Commutative for Addition Distributive Property

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  1. mathstudent55
    • 3 years ago
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    Identity for multiplication is a * 1 = a This doesn't look like indentity.

  2. mathstudent55
    • 3 years ago
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    In this case, the 3 is being (BIG HINT) distributed.

  3. aussy123
    • 3 years ago
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    Clue: You are 3 distributing to everything in parenthesis

  4. aussy123
    • 3 years ago
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    *Clue: You are distributing 3 to everything in parenthesis

  5. InsanelyChaotic
    • 3 years ago
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    how

  6. aussy123
    • 3 years ago
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    You are multiplying 3 by everything in parenthesis. 3(5+x) 3(5)+3(x) 15+3x

  7. InsanelyChaotic
    • 3 years ago
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    oh:) thank you

  8. aussy123
    • 3 years ago
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    No Problem!

  9. InsanelyChaotic
    • 3 years ago
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    youre the best

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