How do you use the distributive property to multiply #6(3r+4s)#?
I did this by first multiplying
After that, I multiplied
Finally add the "s" to the end of the product. And voila, you have the simplified version of
Remember that the distributive property means that you are distributing the 6 outside of the parentheses to everything within it, hence the name of the property.
For another example,
I hope this helps, and good luck!