How do you simplify 11 - 16( -12 + 13n)?

May 16, 2018

$203 - 208 n$

Explanation:

Distribute the $- 16$ to the $- 12$ and $13 n$:

$11 + 192 - 208 n$

Combine like terms:

$203 - 208 n$

May 16, 2018

$203 - 208 n$
$11 - 16 \left(- 12 + 13 n\right)$
distribute $11 - 16 \left(- 12\right) + \left(- 16\right) \left(13 n\right)$
simplify $11 + 192 - 208 n \setminus \Rightarrow 203 - 208 n$