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#### Simplifying a product involving square roots using the distributive property: Basic

Two examples of distributing radicals into a sum of other radicals and simplifying in the process.

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#### Solving a linear equation with several occurrences of the variable: Variables on both sides and distribution

A somewhat fancierversion of seveal solving equation versions that should help solidify the process in your mind.

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#### Graphing a parabola of the form y = ax^2 + bx + c: Integer coefficients

This shows how to find the vertex of a parabola and then calculate the matching points one unit and two units to the left and right of hte axis of symmetry

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#### Square roots of a perfect square monomial

Shows how to create squares under the square root so that both the exponent of two and the square root will elminiate each other.

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#### Distributive property: Integer coefficients

The next step in understanding distribution.

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#### Product of a unit fraction and a whole number

This demonstrates how to write a wholel number as a fraction, then how to reduce t he two fractionis before you multiply the numerators and denominators together to get the result.

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