## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

$-5y+10$
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}