How do you solve #2(x-5+2)=6# using the distributive property?
The distributive property is shown here:
Although the image has two terms inside the parenthesis rather than three terms in the question, we can apply it to this question.
Now simplify by multiplying:
Divide both sides by
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Put those together and you have your new equation:
Now, you can add
Now you have a division by
Distributive Property is when you get rid of the brackets so what happens is...
You got the equation...
You take the one with brackets...
Then you times the number outside the brackets with everything inside like this...
Now you got:
With this, you can now find the '
adding the together...