# Pre-Algebra Examples

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Step 1

Subtract the second expression from the first expression .

Step 2

Step 2.1

Apply the distributive property.

Step 2.2

Multiply by .

Step 3

Step 3.1

Combine the opposite terms in .

Step 3.1.1

Subtract from .

Step 3.1.2

Add and .

Step 3.2

Move .