# How do you rewrite 7*4a+7-5 using the distributive property?

##### 1 Answer
Oct 13, 2016

$28 a + 2$

#### Explanation:

There is no distributive property in this expression.

There are 3 separate terms.

Multiplication is distributive across a bracket with addition and subtraction.

There are no brackets(parentheses) .

$7 \times 4 a + 7 - 5$ simlifies to

$28 a + 2$