# Pre-Algebra Examples

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Multiply the expressions.

Multiply by to get .

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Remove parentheses.

Move .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and to get .

Move to the left of the expression .

Multiply by to get .

Move .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and to get .

Move to the left of the expression .

Multiply by to get .