## Elementary Algebra

$0.7x+0.2$
Using the distributive property and combining like terms, the given expression simplifies to: $0.5(x-2)+0.4(x+3)-0.2x$ =$0.5x-1+0.4x+1.2-0.2x$ =$0.5x+0.4x-0.2x+1.2-1$ =$0.7x+0.2$