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Factoring an interest formula 2020-09-29
From Kenneth:

P + Pr has a common factor of P so it can be expressed as P(1 + r) after the P is factored out.. How does the "P" get in front of (1 + r)?

P/P + Pr/P = 1 + r What step is used to show that P is added in front of (1 + r)?

I thank you for your reply.

Answered by Harley Weston.
-2 (a + 4) = 18 2018-02-18
From rebecca:
-2 (a + 4) = 18
how do i do this with showing it distributive property ( symbolically)
Thank you!

Answered by Penny Nom.
Simplify -3(x-7) 2015-10-21
From geraldine:
simplify: -3(x-7)
Answered by Penny Nom.
Expand and Simplify (3x+5)(5x-9) 2015-04-23
From chloe:
Expand and Simplify (3x+5)(5x-9)
Answered by Penny Nom.
Expand and simplify [x-3][x+3] 2014-07-16
From symion:
Expand and simplify [x-3][x+3]
Answered by Penny Nom.
The distributive property 2014-04-30
From Madison:
3a(7b+6c). The directions are: use the distributive property to rewrite the expressio .
Answered by Penny Nom.
Foiled by foil 2009-07-20
From RAY:
how u do the foil ?

the question (x+4)(x+5)

Answered by Robert Dawson.
Vector spaces 2009-07-05
From Nazrul:
How can I prove that m(a+b)=ma+mb where a and b are two vectors. Thank you.
Answered by Harley Weston.
2(y minus 3) = 2007-10-15
From Alissa:
i have more then one question: 1. 2(y minus 3) = 2. 3(4 plus x) = 3. negative 6(2a plus 3b) = 4. negative 2(5x plus 2y) = 5. negative 3(x minus y) = 6. negative 3(3x minus 4w) =
Answered by Penny Nom.
The distributive property 2005-11-12
From Jennifer:
I am trying to help my daughter . How do you name the property for 6(4w - 3z)=(6 x 4w)-(6 x 3z)
Answered by Penny Nom.
A binomial squared 2004-09-19
From John:
Can you explain the steps for me, that get you from (a - b)2 to a2 - 2ab + b2
Answered by Penny Nom.
Contradiction in the Procedural Precedence and the Distributive property 2003-07-03
From Arthur:
When complicated expressions exist on both sides of a fraction, and both these expressions contain like and unlike terms with "literal" coefficients, the procedural precedence suddenly gets extremely confusing and seems impossible to simplify. This seems confusing and impossible to simplify because there is a HUGE contradiction in the way Procedural Precedence and the Distributive property deal with Parentheses. The Procedure says you MUST deal with what's INSIDE the parenthesis FIRST, BEFORE dealing with ANYTHING on the outside where as the Distributive property contradicts that by saying to go ahead and ignore the Precedence and use a factor on the outside of the Parenthesis.
Answered by Claude Tardif.
The distributive law 2001-10-23
From Carissa:
How do you simplify the following using the distributive law :

5 squareroot 2+3 squareroot 2?

Answered by Penny Nom.
Definitions 1997-09-08
From SohoGirl13:
I am an 8th grader. my e-mail address is SohoGirl13@aol.com. I have a question: what are the associative, communitive, and distributive properties?
Answered by Harley Weston.



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