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Bossimbacon
 one year ago
simplify this expression
5 + 2(3x – 2) + 13
Bossimbacon
 one year ago
simplify this expression 5 + 2(3x – 2) + 13

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AlexandervonHumboldt2
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0use the distribuion property first to simplify 2*(3x2)

Bossimbacon
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it would be 5 +2 6x4 + 13? @AlexandervonHumboldt2

marigirl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3an extra 2 is there...it should be: 5 + 2(3x – 2) + 13 5 + 6x 4 + 13 Now collect like terms...

Bossimbacon
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05+13+4 6x @marigirl

Bossimbacon
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or what do you do?

marigirl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Yup your good. 14+ 6x

marigirl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3NO! never add numbers and letters like that ever again :) lol only add things that look the same .. only add numbers to other numbers.. and add terms with only x to other terms with only x .... and terms with x^2 only to other terms with x^2

Bossimbacon
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh so just leave it at 14 + 6x

marigirl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3look at this... in our world there is no such things as 'applebananas' so keep keep things that dont look the same separate

marigirl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Yes 5 + 2(3x – 2) + 13 = 14+6x

Bossimbacon
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you so much @marigirl
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