# How do you simplify -4w+1+3+w?

Jun 7, 2018

$- 4 w + w + 1 + 3 = - 3 w + 4$

That's the simplified version.

#### Explanation:

Just add the ones with the same bases. Here $w$ is a base.

$- 4 w + w = - 3 w$

$1 + 3 = 4$

So

$- 4 w + 1 + 3 + w = - 3 w + 4$