# How do you simplify the expression: 2 times 7b?

Nov 15, 2016

Multiply the coefficients as there are no variables being multiplied.

#### Explanation:

You just multiply the $7 b$ by $2$.

No other variable is being multiplied, therefore, the coefficients are what is changing.

$2 \times 7 b$

$= 14 b$

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