### Home > CC1 > Chapter 3 > Lesson 3.1.5 > Problem 3-77

3-77.

Use the Distributive Property to rewrite each product below. Simplify your answer. Homework Help ✎

Write the above product as

and make a generic rectangle like the one at right. Find the product for each part of the rectangle.

Sum the products:

Write this product as

and create a generic rectangle similar to the one for part (a). You can use a generic rectangle like the one below to solve this problem.