## Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Suppose you used the Distributive Property to get the expression $3m-6n-15$. With what expression could you have started? Answer: $3(m-2n-5)$
Suppose you used the Distributive Property to get the expression $3m-6n-15$. With what expression could you have started? Find the GCF: 3 is the gcf Factor out 3 Simplify: $3(m-2n-5)$ Answer: $3(m-2n-5)$