OpenStudy (anonymous):

Simplify: Please help! 2(4x + y) - 3x

OpenStudy (anonymous):

First you distribute the 2: 8x + 2y - 3x Then you combine like terms (all the x's and all the y's) 5x + 2y

OpenStudy (anonymous):

So it would be 5 x - 2y?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

plus 2y

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Oops, sorry. So that's the answer?