# How do you simplify 3.2(x+y)+2.3(x+y)+4x?

How do you simplify $3.2\left(x+y\right)+2.3\left(x+y\right)+4x$?
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First, use the distributive property to simplify :
$3.2x+3.2y+2.3x+2.3y+4x$
Now color-code the like terms:
$3.2x+3.2y+2.3x+2.3y+4x$
Combine like terms:
$9.5x+5.5y$
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$3.2\left(x+y\right)+2.3\left(x+y\right)+4x$
Use the distributive property to multiply .
$3.2x+3.2y+2.3\left(x+y\right)+4x$
Use the distributive property to multiply .
$3.2x+3.2y+2.3x+2.3y+4x$
Combine 3.2x and 2.3x to get 5.5x.
$5.5x+3.2y+2.3y+4x$
Combine 3.2y and 2.3y to get 5.5y.
$5.5x+5.5y+4x$
Combine 5.5x and 4x to get 9.5x.
$9.5x+5.5y$