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Use the Distributive Property to simplify the following expressions.  

The Distributive Property involves multiplying the number outside the parentheses into each individual value inside the parentheses and then combining the terms.

Expression: a, parentheses, b, + c, parentheses, with right arrow, pointing to expression, a b, + a c. Curved arrows go from, a to b, and from, a to c.

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