# How do you use the distributive property to rewrite and simplify #15(f+1/3)#?

##### 1 Answer

May 29, 2017

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, to use the distributive property, multiply each term within the parenthesis by the term outside the parenthesis:

To simplify, factor and cancel common terms for the fraction on the right side of the expression: