how do i use the distributive property to rewrite the expression and then evaluate for 5(311)
a(b + c) = ab + ac
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5(300 + 11) =
5 • 300 + 5 • 11 =
1,500 + 55 = 1,555
how do i use the distributive property to rewrite the expression and then evaluate for 5(311)
a(b + c) = ab + ac
~~~~~~
5(300 + 11) =
5 • 300 + 5 • 11 =
1,500 + 55 = 1,555