9th grade
posted by Thomas .
how do i use the distributive property???

9th grade 
jai
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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