Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 1 - Some Basic Concepts of Arithmetic and Algebra - 1.5 - Use of Properties - Problem Set 1.5 - Page 33: 18



Work Step by Step

We start with the given expression: $(2)(-71)(50)$ We use the commutative property of multiplication to rearrangethe numbers: $(2)(50)(-71)$ We multiply from left to right: $(100)(-71)=-7100$
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