Practice solving equations with parentheses using the distributive property.

Problem

Solve for f.
minus, 11, f, equals, 7, left parenthesis, 1, minus, 2, f, right parenthesis, plus, 5
f, equals
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3, slash, 5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7, slash, 4
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a multiple of pi, like 12, space, p, i or 2, slash, 3, space, p, i