Jisoo H.

asked • 08/07/17

3(4+3r) distributive property

In some answers the correct answer is with number with the variable being first and sometimes the number without the variable being first. why is that

Andrew M.

It doesn't really make any difference:
2 + 4 = 4 + 2 = 6
 
3a + 1 = 1 + 3a
 
By common consent we generally list the terms
with variables first
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Michael J. answered • 08/07/17

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