# Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - Test: Chapter 1 - Page 78: 8

$-5y+10$

#### Work Step by Step

Using $a(b+c)=ab+ac$ or the Distributive Property, the given expression, $-5(y-2)$, is equivalent to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} -5(y)-5(-2) \\\\= -5y+10 .\end{array}

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