Distributive property

Verify the distributive property a×(b+c)=(a×b)+(a*c) for the rational number a=5/8, b=7/4 and c=2/3

Correct answer:

v1 =  1.5104
v2 =  1.5104

Step-by-step explanation:

a=5/8=58=0.625 b=7/4=74=134=1.75 c=2/3=230.6667  v1=a (b+c)=0.625 (1.75+0.6667)=14596=14996=1.5104
v2=(a b)+(a c)=(0.625 1.75)+(0.625 0.6667)=14596=149961.5104  v1=v2

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