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deadpool123
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Which expressions show how 6 • 45 can be rewritten using the distributive property?
Choose all answers that are correct.
A. 6 • 40 + 6 • 5
B. 6 • 40 − 6 • 5
C. 6 • 50 – 6 • 5
D. 6 • 50 + 5
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deadpool123 Group Title
Which expressions show how 6 • 45 can be rewritten using the distributive property? Choose all answers that are correct. A. 6 • 40 + 6 • 5 B. 6 • 40 − 6 • 5 C. 6 • 50 – 6 • 5 D. 6 • 50 + 5
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freckles Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The distributive property is a(b+c)=ab+ac you have 6(45) I guess what is means is to write this in ab+ac form... so first rewrite 45 as a sum (try to look at your choices for a hint in to what sum you are to write it as)
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freckles Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You can also write as a difference
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SCARLET_SPIDER Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The answer is C
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calculusxy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that is incorrect
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cwrw238 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what about A?
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Why are the answers being given?
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SCARLET_SPIDER Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No it's not 6 times 50 is 300 and 6 times 5 is 30
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SCARLET_SPIDER Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Next using the ORDER OF OPERATION you will do 300  30 and you get 270 which is 6 times 45
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calculusxy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
but that is not using the distributive property formula
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cwrw238 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
if you look carefully there are 2 correct options
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SCARLET_SPIDER Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You don't need to use distributive property @calculusxy look at the problem again
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SCARLET_SPIDER Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Wait my bad @calculusxy sorry I wasn't paying attention
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calculusxy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no problem
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calculusxy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you have to break down the number 45
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SCARLET_SPIDER Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@deadpool123 your problem isn't making any sense?
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myininaya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
well you can use the distributive property to answer this the choices are in this form ab+ac except only choices that have this form are A,B, and C. Now I'm not saying all of these will work. I'm just saying they all have the form ab+ac form. ab+ac can be written as a(b+c) so you have 6(45) The trick is to rewrite 45 as a sum or a difference using the numbers in the choices that do work. Then use distributive property once you have written 45 as a sum and/or difference.
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