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anonymous
 one year ago
Use the distributive property to simplify the following expressions.
anonymous
 one year ago
Use the distributive property to simplify the following expressions.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[A. 4(x+2) \] \[b. 5(9+X) \]

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well, the general rule for the distributive property is A(B+C) = A*B + A*C

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so, we start off with A) 4(x+2) = 4*x + 4*2 = 4x + 8

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you want to try B and C on your own now? c;

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1give it a go, I'll guide you if you get stuck

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0um so with c. it is going to be...7(x3)=7*x+7*3=7x +21?...

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hm, not quite, remember the negative sign on 3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks ^^ so um b is 45?

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1almost, don't forget the x part

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.15(9+x) = (5)(9)  5x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay thank you for helping me :)
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