1.4 Distributive Property - Distributive Property 2-7-2...

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Distributive Property2-7-2
Distributive PropertyTo illustrate the distributive property look at theproblem 3(2x-7).This problem says 3 times 2x-7or 3 of (2x-7).Multiplying by 3 means add 2x-7 over and over.2x-7+2x-7+2x-7Simplify this by using the commutative property.2x+2x+2x-7-7-7=3(2x)+3(-7)
Distributive PropertyTo use the distributive property, multiplyeach term inside the parenthesis by themultiplier.
Watch out for…exponent rulesmultiplication when negatives are involvedcombining like terms
Examples(295 381540-=-xx
Examples(2923762118xxxx-=-(292234652420zzzz--= -+
Examples(295858ss--= -+(2942 394618218xxxxx--=-+= -+
Examples(2923233253752115w ywyw yw y-=-
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Spring
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The Distributive Property, Addition, Distributive Property

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