The Distributive Property
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This Demonstration illustrates the distributive property. On the left, operations are performed in the usual order—parentheses first, then multiplication. On the right, the factor outside the parentheses is distributed through them first.
Contributed by: Sarah Lichtblau (March 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA
"The Distributive Property"
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: March 7 2011