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**explain two ways to evaluate 15(90-3)**

explain two ways to evaluate 15(90-3)

**Answer**

1st Use the order of operations, PEMDAS.

15(90-3) 15(87) 1305 2nd You can(emphasize on can) use the distributive property.

This is 15(90)-15(3) which is 1305.

* Using the distributive property will not always work for whole numbers.

It would only actually work for variable equations.

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