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malehuman01
 2 years ago
okay
malehuman01
 2 years ago
okay

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jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Distribute and combine like terms

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for instance, 7c^2 and c^2 are like terms and they add to 7c^2 + c^2 = 8c^2

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you're not multiplying, you're just adding or subtracting

ghazi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[7c^2+c^2=(7+1)c^2=8c^2\] hope this helps, proceed this way, just add similar terms together

yummydum
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3\[(7c^2 + 8c – 8) + (c^2 – 3c + 5)\]the parenthesis dont matter here since the sign outside is a plus sign:\[7c^2+8c8+c^23c+5\]\[\color{blue}{7c^2}\color{red}{+8c}\color{green}{8}\color{blue}{+c^2}\color{red}{3c}\color{green}{+5}\] \[7c^2+c^2=8c^2\]\[8c3c=5c\]\[8+5=3\] \[\color{purple}{8c^2+5c3}\]

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you are correct malehuman01

yummydum
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3good job, human of the male variety! ;)

ghazi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@yummydum your last comment was interesting lol

yummydum
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3well his name's malehuman01 so.. :P
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