Simplify Expression Using Distributive Property And Combining Like Terms Worksheet

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Simplify expression using distributive property and combining like terms involves applying mathematical operations for simplifying complex expressions. The distributive property allows for the expansion of expressions with parentheses and combining like terms involves adding or subtracting terms with the same variable/variables and coefficient(s). This process helps to reduce the complexity of expressions, making them easier to solve and understand.

Algebra 1
Expressions

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• Reinforcing understanding of the distributive property.
• Developing skills in combining like terms.
• Enhancing ability to manipulate and simplify complex expressions.
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Solved Example

Q. Simplify the expression:$\newline$$2 + 9z + 5$
Solution:
1. Identify Like Terms: Identify like terms in the expression $2 + 9z + 5$. In this expression, the like terms are the constants $2$ and $5$.
2. Combine Like Terms: Combine the like terms in the expression.$\newline$$2 + 9z + 5$$\newline$= $9z + (2 + 5)$$\newline$= $9z + 7$

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