# math

Which expression is equivalent to 18 × 12
A) 12 × 18
B) 10 × 8 × 12
C) (10 + 12) × 8
D) (10 + 8) × (10 + 12)

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1. 18 = 10+8, so you might think D is it, but 10+12 = 22, not 12
The distributive property seems to be a dead end.

So, what other properties of multiplication do you know?

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2. that didnt help

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3. -14-18

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