# How to simplify the expression? Example

how do you simplify the expression? Use the question below as an example.

*Simplify the expression 4( m – 2 ) + 3m*

awitiotiz Answered question September 19, 2022

4(m−2)+3m

Step 1:

Use the distributive property to multiply 4 by m−2.

=4m−8+3m

Step 2:

Combine 4m and 3m to get 7m.

Solution:

=7m−8

awitiotiz Answered question September 19, 2022