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3-100.

Find each of the following products by drawing and labeling a generic rectangle or by using the Distributive Property.

1.  $5x(x−6)$

• Using the Distributive Property, distribute the $5x$ over the two terms in the parentheses.

$5x(x)−5x(6)$

You can also create a generic rectangle like the one below.

 Generic rectangle left edge$5x$ interior left$5x^2$ interior right$-30x$ bottom edge left$x$ bottom edge right$-6$

$5x^2−30x$

1.  $−9y(6−3y)$

• See the help for part (a).