#### Answer

$15\sqrt{x}$

#### Work Step by Step

RECALL:
For any real numbers $a, b,$ and $c$,
$ac+bc=(a+b)c$
Use the rule above to combine like terms:
$=(12+3)\sqrt{x}
\\=15\sqrt{x}$

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ISBN 10:
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978-0-13417-805-9

$15\sqrt{x}$

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