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

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

ghazi
 one year 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
 one year 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
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you are correct malehuman01

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

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

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