# How do you simplify #(1+2v) times 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 13, 2016

#### Explanation:

Usually written 5(1 + 2v)

each of the 2 terms inside the bracket must be multiplied by the 5.

#color(red)(5)(1+2v)=(color(red)(5)xx1)+(color(red)(5)xx2v)#

#rArr5(1+2v)=5+10v#