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1. How to multiply out bracket and simplify -3x-(x+4)?
2. (Original post by Splatpebble999)
How to multiply out bracket and simplify -3x-(x+4)?
Distribute the -1 into the bracket as

Then proceed to simplify.
3. (Original post by RDKGames)
Distribute the -1 into the bracket as

Then proceed to simplify.
Didn't we have virtually this exact question a couple of days ago??
4. (Original post by davros)
Didn't we have virtually this exact question a couple of days ago??
That's what I thought about. The person who asked, along with the answer he/she was given, were both wrong as far as I recall.

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