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You've already seen the distributive property in action multiple times so there's nothing that new in this tutorial. However, we'll hear a really good explanation and practice rewriting expressions so that we can extend our understanding of it.
This is a thorough explanation of the distributive law (or property) of multiplication over addition. Let's see how it works!
Rewiting expressions is a great way to show that you understand the distributive property.
Here we have some algebraic expressions to which we need to apply the distributive property. Now we're beginning to see how useful this property can be!
You'll be a pro applying the distributive property once you've solved these exercise examples with us.