## Precalculus (6th Edition) Blitzer

Published by Pearson

# Chapter P - Section P.1 - Algebraic Expressions, Mathematical Models, and Real Numbers - Exercise Set - Page 20: 153

#### Answer

False. $5 + 3(x - 4) =5+3x-12=3x-7$

#### Work Step by Step

The given simplification did not follow the order of operations.

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