## anonymous one year ago Which options could be the next step in simplifying this expression? 5 • (2 + 4) Choose exactly two answers that are correct. A. 5 • 2 + 5 • 4 (use the distributive property) B. (5 • 2) + 4 (use the associative property) C. 5 • 2 + 4 (use the distributive property) D. 5 • 6 (use order of operations)

1. SamsungFanBoy

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2. TheSmartOne

Hint: $$\sf a(b\cdot c) = ab + ac$$