#### Answer

15x + 16

#### Work Step by Step

5(3x+4) - 4
Use the distributive property to remove the parentheses.
5.3x + 5.4 -4
Multiply
15x+20 - 4
Group like terms
15x +(20 - 4)
combine like terms (20 - 4) = 16
15x + 16

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15x + 16

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