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  • one year ago

Use the Distributive Property and simplify the expression. 9 + 4(2x – 1) + 8 A. 8x + 16 B. 6x + 20 C. 8x + 13 D. 2x + 20

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  1. Hayleymeyer
    • one year ago
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    ok! well, first of all, we want to use PEMDAS. do you know what that stands for?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yea

  3. Hayleymeyer
    • one year ago
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    ok so first! you want to addd 4 + 9

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Wouldn't we do the parentheses first?

  5. Hayleymeyer
    • one year ago
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    we will in a second, ok so you have, 13, right? then you want to do 13 (2x-1)

  6. dinamix
    • one year ago
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    c: 8x+13

  7. Hayleymeyer
    • one year ago
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    yes! :)

  8. Hayleymeyer
    • one year ago
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    did i help you at all? :).

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yea but I didn't guess that dinamix did

  10. Hayleymeyer
    • one year ago
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    oh! i didnt even see that there were 2 people. :D

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thanks :D

  12. Hayleymeyer
    • one year ago
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    ok well, if you have any questions, im here! <3

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