## OnlyIn1D 2 years ago Use the distributive property to simplify the expression below: 5t − 7(3 + t) 12t − 21 12t − 14 −2t − 21 −2t + 21

1. justin25

math?

2. OnlyIn1D

Algebra

3. Math2400

5t - (21 + 7t) 5t - 21 - 7t -2t -21

4. shkrina

multiply 7 with the terms in the bracket .... add the like terms .....

5. OnlyIn1D

i dont just want the answer this time

6. OnlyIn1D

i need the steps to go through it.

7. Math2400

it was step by step haha. i have to go but i wanted to give him an answer. trust me i dont give out free answers

8. OnlyIn1D

umm im a girl

9. shkrina

multipy -7 with the terms in the bracket ,...first step ..... check the like terms ... add/sub them accordingly---- step 2 done

10. Math2400

sorry! lol i wasn't payin attention him is just wat i see. but you pic and name definitely tell your a girl lol One D(:

11. OnlyIn1D

okay got that written down too

12. OnlyIn1D

haha you gott love one direction.

13. Math2400

here's a more detailed explanation: |dw:1372441455642:dw|

14. Math2400

sorry for the first one, i have to go but since you wanted it to be detailed i thought this would do(: