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anonymous
 3 years ago
Simplify [3(6)]
got this incorrect a million times
anonymous
 3 years ago
Simplify [3(6)] got this incorrect a million times

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jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what did you get

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, so lets take this one step at a time. First focus on the inside, you have 3(6). what does that equal?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, that's not right. You're multiplying 3 and 6, but you should be subtracting them, I think that's where you mistake may be natalie :)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what is (3)  (6)? what happens when you subtract a negative number?

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(3)  (6) is the same as (3) + (6) you can think of the two negatives cancelling out to form a positive

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0almost! just follow what @jim_thompson5910 said. Once you get the answer to taht, all you have to do is negate it (due to the negative on the outside) and you're good to go! :)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what about the negative in the outside

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1[3(6)] [3+6] [9] 9

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so you basically evaluate 3(6) to get +9 then you change it to 9 since there's a negative out front
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