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anonymous
 one year ago
A student attempted to generate an equivalent expression using the distributive property, as shown below:
4(x + 2) = x + 8
What was the mistake made?
anonymous
 one year ago
A student attempted to generate an equivalent expression using the distributive property, as shown below: 4(x + 2) = x + 8 What was the mistake made?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.04 was not multiplied by x 4 was not multiplied by 2 Incorrect sign was used for the first term Incorrect sign was used for the second term

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1When distributing u need to distribute equally u have ti distribute the 4 to everything in the parentheses

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If that helps try to figure out the answer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i'd help you but i suck at math especially with the letters

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol its fine ^ @TheForgottenDogs

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@KAKES1967 did u understand what i said?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got 4 was not multiplied by 2 out of your explanation

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It was multiplied by 4 was not multipled by x \(\huge\color{red}{4}\)\(\huge\color{black}({x+2})\)

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1438804471840:dw

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1We need to multiply the 4 by the x and 2 not just the 2

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh its A because they both have to be mupltiplied
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