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Eighty two. eighty three. eighty four. eighty five. 6͑3 ϩ thirteen͒ ϭ 6 1и4ϭ4 и three ϩ 6 и thirteen Ϫ16 ϩ sixteen ϭ zero ͑14 ϩ 2͒3 ϭ 14 и three ϩ 2 и three ͑10 ϩ three͒ ϩ 2 ϭ 10 ϩ ͑3 ϩ 2͒ 86. 25 ϩ ͑Ϫ25͒ ϭ zero и five͒ In workouts 97–108, whole the assertion utilizing the desired estate of actual numbers. See instance eight. In workouts 73–76, use a calculator to guage the expression. around your solution to 2 decimal locations. seventy three. three hundred 1 ϩ 1 ninety six. ͓͑7 ϩ 8͒6]5 ϭ ͑7 ϩ 8͒͑6 sixty eight. и6 7͑7 ͒ ϭ 1 Ϫ14 ϩ zero ϭ Ϫ14 zero ϩ 15 ϭ 15 ͑2 и 3͒4 ϭ 2͑3 и four͒ ninety three. 14͑3 ϩ eight͒ ϭ 14 ͑3͒ ϩ 14 ͑8͒ ninety four. 7 и 12 ϩ 7 и eight ϭ 7͑12 ϩ eight͒ ninety five. 4͑3 и 10͒ ϭ ͑4 и 3͒10 eight 2 Ϫ 23 four 5и3ϩ5 70. 7Ϫ2 sixty seven. seventy one. 7 Ϫ the genuine quantity procedure three ϩ 12 ϭ ninety nine. Commutative estate of Multiplication: 10͑Ϫ3͒ ϭ a hundred. Commutative estate of Multiplication: 5͑8 ϩ three͒ ϭ a hundred and one. Distributive estate: 6͑19 ϩ 2͒ ϭ 102. Distributive estate: 5͑7 Ϫ sixteen͒ ϭ 103. Distributive estate: three и four ϩ five и four ϭ 104. Distributive estate: one hundred and five. 106. 107. 108. ͑4 Ϫ 9͒12 ϭ Associative estate of Addition: 18 ϩ ͑12 ϩ nine͒ ϭ Associative estate of Addition: 10 ϩ ͑8 ϩ 7͒ ϭ Associative estate of Multiplication: 12͑3 и four͒ ϭ Associative estate of Multiplication: ͑4 и 11͒10 ϭ Section 1. five Exponents, Order of Operations, and houses of actual Numbers In routines 109–116, locate (a) the additive inverse and (b) the multiplicative inverse of the amount. 109. 111. 113. one hundred fifteen. 50 one hundred ten. 12 112. Ϫ8 114. 34 116. zero. forty five Ϫ1 Ϫ 12 zero. 2 122. 24 ϩ 39 ϩ ͑Ϫ24͒ ϭ 24 ϩ ͑Ϫ24͒ ϩ 39 ϭ zero ϩ 39 ϭ 39 123. In workouts 117–120, simplify the expression utilizing (a) the Distributive estate and (b) order of operations. 117. 118. 119. one hundred twenty. ͑79 ϩ 6͒ ϩ 29 ϭ seventy nine ϩ ͑6 ϩ 29 ͒ ϭ seventy nine ϩ ͑29 ϩ 6͒ 7 2 ϭ ͑9 ϩ nine ͒ ϩ 6 ϭ1ϩ6 ϭ7 3͑6 ϩ 10͒ 4͑8 Ϫ three͒ 2 three ͑9 ϩ 24͒ 1 2 ͑4 fifty five 124. ͑23 и 7͒ и 21 и ͑7 и 21͒ ϭ и ͑21 и 7͒ 2 ϭ ͑3 и 21͒ и 7 ϭ 14 и 7 Ϫ 2͒ ϭ 23 2 three In workouts 121–124, justify every one step. 121. 7 и four ϩ nine ϩ 2 и4 ϭ7и4ϩ2и4ϩ9 ϭ ͑7 и four ϩ 2 и four͒ ϩ nine ϭ ninety eight ϭ ͑7 ϩ 2͒4 ϩ nine ϭ9и4ϩ9 ϭ 9͑4 ϩ 1͒ ϭ 9͑5͒ ϭ forty five fixing difficulties a hundred twenty five. capability A truck can delivery a load of propane tanks that's four circumstances excessive, four circumstances broad, and four circumstances lengthy. each one case comprises four propane tanks. what number tanks can the truck shipping? 126. capability A supermarket has a cereal demonstrate that's eight packing containers excessive, eight packing containers large, and eight containers lengthy. what number cereal packing containers are within the reveal? Geometry of the quarter. In workouts 127 and 128, locate the realm 127. three three 6 three three nine 128. eight 12 eight four eight eight 129. revenues Tax you buy a sweater for $35. ninety five. there's a 6% revenues tax, because of this the whole quantity you need to pay is 35. ninety five ϩ zero. 06(35. 95). (a) Use the Distributive estate to rewrite the expression. (b) How a lot should you pay for the sweater together with revenues tax? fifty six bankruptcy 1 the genuine quantity procedure one hundred thirty. rate of a Truck a brand new truck may be paid for through forty eight per thirty days funds of $665 every one plus a down money of two. five instances the volume of the per month check. which means the full quantity paid for the truck is two. 5͑665͒ ϩ 48͑665͒. (a) Use the Distributive estate to rewrite the expression. (b) what's the overall volume paid for the truck? (36 − nine) in. 36 in. determine for 132 131.
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