Example 3

Topic:
Area
Vlad owns a paving business. He quotes prices to his customers based on area. He has determined that the area of a new customer’s driveway is equal to square feet. Simplify this expression by combining like terms.
  1. Determine which terms are like terms.
  2. Combine each set of like terms.
  3. Rewrite the expression with the combined like terms.
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