23-28 Properties of Real Numbers Use properties of real numbers to write the expression without parentheses.
To write: The expression without parentheses by using the properties of real numbers.
The given expression is .
When we multiply a number by a sum of two numbers, we get the same result as we get if we multiply the number by each of the terms and then add the results. That is or .
Consider the given expression .
By distributive property, we write
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