#### Answer

$(x+5)\times9$

#### Work Step by Step

The commutative law of addition states that $ab=ba$ (where $a$ and $b$ are real numbers). That is, changing the order of multiplication does not affect the answer.
Therefore, $9(x+5)=(x+5)\times9$.

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978-0-32184-874-1

$(x+5)\times9$

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