posted by peter .
Indicate whether each statement is true or false by checking the appropriate box in the table below.
a. 2x is a factor of the expression (2x + y ). True or False
b. (2x + y ) is a factor of the expression 3(2x + y ). True or False
c. (2x + y ) is a sum of two terms. True or False
d. 3(2x + y ) is a product of two terms. True or False
But how to you know the answer is false or ture, could you explain it.
a. factor would be if 2x+y * something else but it is not
b. this is a factor beause it is 2x+y * something else
c. sum of two terms because two terms are added
d. yes it is a product because two terms are multiplied