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January 8th, 2018, 02:51 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Oct 2017 From: lancaster CA Posts: 12 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: highschool and Jr high  simplify the expression
5+3.2n64.8n

January 8th, 2018, 02:57 PM  #2 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2018 From: Tunis, Tunisia Posts: 10 Thanks: 4 Math Focus: Analysis 
Hi ! Did you try to answer it ? What difficulty did you face ? Tell us so we can help 
January 8th, 2018, 03:03 PM  #3 
Global Moderator Joined: Oct 2008 From: London, Ontario, Canada  The Forest City Posts: 7,859 Thanks: 1080 Math Focus: Elementary mathematics and beyond 
What progress can you make trying to solve this on your own? Please do not post multiple copies of the same topic. 
January 8th, 2018, 03:03 PM  #4 
Newbie Joined: Oct 2017 From: lancaster CA Posts: 12 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: highschool and Jr high 
Can you please tell me how to solve it? I tried to solve it, but I don't know the process; can you help me, please, and say how to do it?
Last edited by skipjack; January 8th, 2018 at 03:52 PM. 
January 8th, 2018, 03:06 PM  #5 
Newbie Joined: Oct 2017 From: lancaster CA Posts: 12 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: highschool and Jr high  Sorry
Sorry, I didn't know... I am new here.
Last edited by skipjack; January 8th, 2018 at 03:53 PM. 
January 8th, 2018, 03:09 PM  #6 
Global Moderator Joined: Oct 2008 From: London, Ontario, Canada  The Forest City Posts: 7,859 Thanks: 1080 Math Focus: Elementary mathematics and beyond  Please post your attempt and then we can help. It really doesn't take that much effort to do that. Last edited by skipjack; January 8th, 2018 at 03:53 PM. 
January 8th, 2018, 03:13 PM  #7 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2018 From: Tunis, Tunisia Posts: 10 Thanks: 4 Math Focus: Analysis 
Hi ! You simply add the terms that contain the same variable together and the terms that have no variables together. For example if you have $\displaystyle A=3+5x4+2.1x$ then you add the terms $\displaystyle 5x$ and $\displaystyle 2.1x$ together because they contain the same variable $\displaystyle x$ and you add the terms $\displaystyle 3$ and $\displaystyle 4$ In other way : $\displaystyle A=\left(5x+2.1x\right)+\left(34\right)=(5+2.1)x+(1)=7.1x1$ Is it clear for you ? In your question the variable is $\displaystyle n$. So try to do the same ! 

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