Posted by **Thomas** on Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 9:44pm.

how do i use the distributive property???

- 9th grade -
**jai**, Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 9:49pm
you multiply the term to each term inside the parenthesis and then combine them,, for example,

3(x+2y+2)

multiply 3 to each term:

3*x + 3*(2y) + 3*2

3x + 6y + 6

hope this helps. :)

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