## 10.4 Distributive Property

The distributive property is a way to write the product of a number and a sum as the sum of two things.

example:

In today's class, you will see how we can solve equations where the distributive property can be used to convert the equation into a two step problem. We can also solve the equations using reverse order of operations using the two steps of "multiplication" followed by a "bracket".

Resources:

- Notes

Assignment:

- p398 #4, 6, 8-13