Are the two expressions equivalent when x=3 8x+40 5(2X+8)

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Are the two expressions equivalent when x=3
8x+40
5(2X+8)

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    2022-01-11T21:21:13+00:00

    8X3=24
    24+40=64
    (distributive property)
    5X2=10
    5X3=15
    5X8=40
    (is now 10X15+40)
    10X15=150
    150+40=190

    So no, they are not equivalent.

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