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3-77.

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

1. $28 · 63$

• Write the above product as $(20 + 8)(60 + 3)$ and make a generic rectangle like the one at right.

• Find the product for each part of the rectangle.

• Sum the products: $1200 + 480 + 60 + 24$

• $1764$

1. $17(59)$

Write this product as $(10 + 7)(50 + 9)$ and create a generic rectangle similar to the one for part (a).

2. $458(15)$

You can use a generic rectangle like the one below to solve this problem.