#### Answer

10x + 5

#### Work Step by Step

2(5x +4) - 3
Use the distributive property to remove the parentheses
2.5x + 2.4 - 3
Multiply
10x+8 - 3
Group like terms
10x +(8 - 3)
combine like terms (8-3) = 5
10x + 5

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ISBN 10:
0321867327

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10x + 5

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