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8-10.

Use the Distributive Property to rewrite each of the following expressions as a product. This process of rewriting a sum as a product is also called factoring. It is called *factoring* because you are writing the expression as multiplication of *factors*.

What value can you factor out of this expression?

Factor out a

and rewrite the expression.

See part (a).

See part (a).