Example Question #1 : Algebra
Select the expression that is equal to
To solve this problem we need to use the distributive property. This property is used to multiply a term outside of a set of parentheses by each of the terms in the parentheses.
Now we have
This expression is simplified because we cannot add to because has a variable attached to it.
Example Question #2 : Algebra
Select the equation or inequality that matches the number sentence below.
is less than
Our number sentence has the phrase "less than" which means we have an inequality.
" is less than " can be written as because we replace the words "less than " with the less than symbol.