# How do you use the distributive property to rewrite and evaluate 6(525)?

Mar 28, 2017

3150

#### Explanation:

$6 \left(525\right)$

First expand what is parenthesis

$\Rightarrow 6 \left(500 + 20 + 5\right)$

Now multiply $6$ by each by distributing.

$\Rightarrow 6 \cdot 500 + 6 \cdot 20 + 6 \cdot 5$

$\Rightarrow 3000 + 120 + 30$

$\Rightarrow 3120 + 30$
$\Rightarrow 3150$