Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - Mid-Chapter Quiz - Page 29: 13


The two expressions are equivalent.

Work Step by Step

-2 + 3x represents the sum of -2 and the product of 3 and x. 3x + (-2) also represents the addition of the value -2 and the product of 3 and x. Therefore, both expressions are equivalent.
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