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Determine if the statement below is true or false. Justify your conclusion.  Homework Help ✎

Simplify both sides as much as possible and see if they are equal to each other.

Now solve.

It depends. While the Distributive Property states that , in this case the value of is unknown.
The statement is false if , but the statement is true if .