Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Operations with Real Numbers and Simplifying Algebraic Expressions - Exercise Set - Page 27: 101


The given expression is equivalent to: $10+x(4)$

Work Step by Step

For any real numbers a, b, and c: (i) Commutative Property of Addition: $a+b=b+a$ (ii) Commutative Property of Multiplication: $a\cdot b = b \cdot a$ Thus, using the properties above, the following expression is equivalent to the given expression: $10+x(4)$
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