GCF and Distributive Property – Simplifying Math
GCF and Distributive Property – Simplifying Math

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Write 28 + 24 as a product of two factors using the GCF and the distributive property:
28 | 24’

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so I can rewrite this as my greatest common factor Times The sum of two members. So What is my greatest common factor of 28 and 24? Well, one way to do this is list all the factors of 28 list all the factors of 24. So like factors of 28 1 times 28 is 28 2 times 14 is 28. What else is 28 divided by three? No, that doesn’t leave a whole number. So I move on four divided by seven. Is it divisible by five? No, six, No, and I’m back at seven. So I’m done. What? About…